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  • proper n. A maritime traditional county of England, bordered by Dumfries-shire, Roxburghshire, Northumberland, County Durham, Westmorland, Lancashire and the Irish Sea; part of Cumbria for administrative purposes.
  • proper n. A city in Allegheny County, Maryland, USA. Cumberland, Maryland is the county seat of Allegheny County.
  • proper n. A town on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • proper n. a tributary of the Ohio River.

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