noun Etymology: Whitehall, thoroughfare of London in which are located the chief offices of British government Date: 1827 the British government

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  • Whitehall — is a road in Westminster in London, England. It is the main artery running north from Parliament Square, towards traditional Charing Cross, now at the southern end of Trafalgar Square and marked by the statue of Charles I, which is often regarded …   Wikipedia

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  • Whitehall — White‧hall [ˈwaɪthɔːl, ˌwaɪtˈhɔːl ǁ hɒːl] noun the British government administration, especially government departments rather than Parliament * * * Whitehall UK US /ˈwaɪthɔːl/ noun [S] GOVERNMENT ► the group of employees and departments of the… …   Financial and business terms

  • Whitehall — Whitehall1 [hwīt′hôl΄, wīt′hôl΄] n. 1. former royal palace in Westminster, London, destroyed by fire (1698): also Whitehall Palace 2. the British government Whitehall2 or Whitehall Palace [hwīt′hôl΄, wīt′hôl΄] street in Westminster, south of… …   English World dictionary

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  • Whitehall — (spr. ŭait haol), 1) Stadt im nordamerikan. Staate New York, Grafschaft Washington, am obern Ende des Champlainsees, mit Sägemühlen, Tischlereien, Schiffswerften, lebhaftem Verkehr und (1900) 5295 Einw. – 2) Name einer breiten Straße in London,… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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