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Definition of Long Beach from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    Long Beach

     
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  1. 1a city near Los Angeles in the US state of California. It is a popular holiday place and an industrial port that produces oil, aircraft and electronic equipment. The British ship Queen Mary was moved there in 1967 as a hotel, museum and tourist attraction.
  2. 2a US town on Long Island, New York. It has a white beach which has attracted tourists since the 19th century.