from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A borough of north-central England east-northeast of Manchester. In the Battle of Wakefield (1460) Richard Plantagenet, the third duke of York (1411-1460), was slain by Lancastrian forces in the Wars of the Roses.
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- proper n. An industrial city in northern England; traditionally a centre for the cloth industry.
- proper n. A habitational surname.
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