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Brighton and Hove

Brighton and Hove City on the English Channel, East Sussex, s England. Originally a fishing village, it was popularized as a resort by the Prince Regent ( George IV), who had the Royal Pavilion rebuilt here in oriental style by John Nash. It is the seat of the University of Sussex (1961) and the University of Brighton (1992). It gained city status in 2000. Industries: food processing, furniture, tourism. Pop. (2001) 247,817.

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Hove

Hove (hōv), city (1991 pop. 65,587), East Sussex, SE England. It is a modern residential seaside resort.

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hove

hove / hōv/ chiefly Naut. • past of heave.

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