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

  • A historical region of southeast England. Dominated by Mercia and Wessex in Anglo-Saxon times, it was overrun by the Danes in the ninth century.

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  • proper n. An inland county of England bordered by London, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire, Middlesex, Kent, Sussex and Berkshire.
  • proper n. A city in British Columbia, Canada, near Vancouver.


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  • Banstead and Woodmansterne churches have many memorials to the Lamberts, one of the very old Surrey families; and it is from Garratt's H.ll, whose grounds border Banstead village, that Colonel F.A.H. Lambert dedicates his _Guide to Surrey_, a valuable little pocket-book, to Admiral Charles Mathew Buckle, head of another ancient Surrey family.

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  • Miss Gertrude Jekyll, who has written so much of Surrey gardens, and has her own wonderful garden at Munstead not much more than a mile away, has described in her fascinating book, _Old West Surrey_, the carrying of fish for the London market from the seaport towns through

    Highways and Byways in Surrey

  • SURREY, B.C. - A woman from the Vancouver suburb of Surrey has been found guilty of first-degree murder in the strangulation of her common-law husband. Music briefs

  • SURREY, B.C. - Misdialed calls to India are being blamed for the 44 per cent jump in accidental 911 calls in the Vancouver suburb of Surrey over the past year. Top Stories

  • SURREY - A Surrey restaurant was on lockdown Monday evening. - Articles related to 5 held with AK-47, ammo in Amritsar

  • SURREY, B.C. - RCMP in Surrey, B.C. have identified a suspect in the latest shooting to rock Metro Vancouver.


  • SURREY, B.C. - A B.C. gang member has pleaded guilty to three counts of second-degree murder in the October 2007 massacre of six people in the Vancouver suburb of Surrey. Top Stories

  • SURREY, B.C. - Mounties in Surrey, B.C., say a woman who died in a car accident last month appears to have been killed by her laptop computer.


  • SURREY - The Bishop Ryan baseball team used a strong pitching performance from Daniel Himmerick to split a pair of games Saturday with Surrey.

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  • SURREY, B.C. - Police on Saturday announced new charges in the execution-style deaths of six men - two of them innocent bystanders - in a Surrey apartment unit in 2007, but said their work in the massive investigation is not yet done.

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