from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southeast Ontario, Canada, northeast of Toronto. Settled in the 1820s as a lumbering town, it is now an industrial center and railroad junction. Population: 74,900.
  • A municipal borough of east-central England east of Leicester. Catherine of Aragon is buried in the cathedral here. Population: 136,000.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. a city in east central England
  • proper n. a city in Central Ontario, Canada


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