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Exmouth

(ĕk`sməth, –smouth), town (1991 pop. 28,037), Devon, SW England, at the mouth of the Exe River. It is a port and a popular summer resort. In 1347, Exmouth provided 10 ships for the siege of CalaisCalais
, city (1990 pop. 78,836), Pas-de-Calais dept., N France, in Picardy, on the Straits of Dover. An industrial center with a great variety of manufactures, it has been a major commercial seaport and a communications center with England since the Middle Ages.
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Exmouth

a town in SW England, in Devon, at the mouth of the River Exe: tourism, fishing. Pop.: 32 972 (2001)
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The Water Corporation supplies drinking water to about 1,700 residents and businesses in Exmouth, with the town's population increasing during peak tourist periods.
The Hive, on Exmouth Street is expected to open by the end of this year, and will offer a wide range of activities, including dance, sport, music, media, employability and mentoring.
The council was alerted to the hole by Exmouth Coastguards yesterday lunchtime and council staff cordoned off the area before the tide came in and covered the area.
Very destructive winds with gusts over 200km/h are likely near Exmouth, Coral Bay and surrounding areas on Friday morning.
Because he did this with spectacular efficiency, he became Viscount Exmouth and a "super hero.
Bertie, who lost several of his men in the conflict and saw many more seriously injured, (none of them, incidentally, on the potentially lethal Exmouth High Street) shares entries from the diary he kept at the time as he tries to answer that great, unanswerable question: Was any of it worth it?
Woodside Petroleum, operator of the North West Shelf and Pluto LNG projects, was awarded WA-483-P in the northern Exmouth Sub-Basin.
The pair were four hours into their 8km desert hike with little water or shade on Friday, as temperatures of 48oC (118oF) were recorded in the nearby town of Exmouth.
POLICE have launched a nationwide appeal for information after a man's body was washed up on the south coast of England Detectives said they were trying to identify a man whose body was discovered between Exmouth and Lympstone in Devon on July 18.
Jean Dudley, Exmouth, Devon EGGS have been associated with Easter for centuries, with the painting of goose, duck or hen eggs becoming more and more elaborate with each generation.
Energy company Chevron Corp (NYSE:CVX) said on Thursday that its Australian subsidiary encountered natural gas in the Exmouth Plateau area of the Carnarvon Basin, offshore Western Australia, marking the 13th offshore discovery since mid-2009.
The assault happened on Exmouth Close in Kirkleatham, Redcar.