from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A borough of west-central England west-northwest of Birmingham. It is an industrial center in a coal-mining region. Population: 40,400.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. a new town in the borough of Telford and Wrekin and the ceremonial county of Shropshire, England.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Designating, or pert. to, a road pavement having a surface of small stone rolled hard and smooth, distinguished from macadam road by its firm foundation of large stones with fragments of stone wedged tightly, in the interstices
Named after Thomas Telford, a famous civil engineer. (Wiktionary)