- a city in West Yorkshire, in N England.
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Schools Cressida: Stowe, Leeds University where she studied dance.
Leeds ships as much as 1,000 tons of garbage a month to countries including Norway.Norway Runs Short of Garbage Needed to Make Electricity
May 1, 2013
Meredith Kercher, a bright and beautiful 21-year-old from Leeds, was enjoying the happy-go-lucky life of an exchange student.Why Retrying Amanda Knox Is Important
Barbie Latza Nadeau
March 27, 2013
“Sports franchises are very, very small potatoes,” Leeds said.
Leeds looked to Chicago as proof that sports teams are “a consumption good not an investment good.”
The former is engaged in commerce and the latter is the popular member for Leeds.The Grand Old Man
Richard B. Cook
She could not bear to sit there and look at Mrs. Leeds's face.Four Days
I have never had the faintest illusion about Leeds or Birmingham.A Miscellany of Men
G. K. Chesterton
The Duchess of Leeds and her daughter were in the room, but left it soon.Memoirs of Mr. Charles J. Yellowplush
William Makepeace Thackeray
A copy of this edition was item No. 40 in the Leeds Sale, 1930.The Library of William Congreve
John C. Hodges
- a city in N England, in Leeds unitary authority, West Yorkshire on the River Aire: linked with Liverpool and Goole by canals; a former centre of the clothing industry; two universities (1904, 1992). Pop: 443 247 (2001)
- a unitary authority in N England, in West Yorkshire. Pop: 715 200 (2003 est). Area: 562 sq km (217 sq miles)
- 1st Duke of. See (1st Earl of) Danby
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