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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(PETERBOROUGH) As Canadians coast-to-coast anticipate new world records being set in Vancouver starting this weekend, Peterborough city and county residents have set a record right here at home.
(PETERBOROUGH) Construction on courtyard 5 at the Peterborough
PETERBOROUGH, Ont. - It appears a strike has been averted in Peterborough, Ont., which could have impacted municipal services like snow removal.
PETERBOROUGH -- A Peterborough man was recognized yesterday as the longest-living Canadian on dialysis.
(PETERBOROUGH) The Ontario Court of Justice in Peterborough has a new judge.
It's worse still in Peterborough, where the challenge is to stop the Tories tearing into each other.
But administrators at the MacDowell Colony in Peterborough, N.H., did yank Wi-Fi from a room in which artists had gathered for decades to hang out in the evenings and socialize.
Likewise, I would assume that you would like to condemn the Tories for photocopying Lib Dem campaign handbooks and giving them out at Tory councillors conferences as a friend of mine in Peterborough Tories often used to pick his copies of Lib Dem handbooks at Tory conferences for free.
Krommes is an illustrator in Peterborough, New Hampshire.
Kady MacDonald Denton is an author and illustrator of books for children and lives in Peterborough, Ontario.