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Gosport

(gŏs`pôrt), city (1991 pop. 69,664) and district, Hampshire, S England. The city is a major port and shares its harbor with Portsmouth. There are ship- and yacht-building facilities and various light industries. Formerly a victualing station for the Royal Navy, Gosport was an embarkation point for the invasion of France in 1944.
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Gosport

a town in S England, in Hampshire on Portsmouth harbour: naval base since the 16th century. Pop.: 69 348 (2001)
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More than 450 people had their lives shortened at the Hampshire hospital while another 200 were "probably" similarly given opioids between 1989 and 2000 without medical justification, according to the Gosport Independent Panel report released last year.
It was therefore important for us to carry out an initial assessment of the materials obtained by the Gosport Independent Panel to establish if it contained sufficient new information that has not already been submitted to the Crown Prosecution Service.
Gosport did up the tempo midway through the second half and Ashley Evans blocked a certain Gosport goal from Craig Mcallister just six yards out.
The Gosport area played a major role in the run-up to D-Day on June 6, providing embarkation points for troops.
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Last night coastguards warned people to stay out of stormy seas after two boys were pictured leaping into the water in 50mph winds at Gosport, Hants.
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