- a historic county in S Scotland.
Also called Pee·bles·shire [pee-buh lz-sheer, -sher, -buh l-] /ˈpi bəlzˌʃɪər, -ʃər, -bəl-/, Tweeddale.
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Examples from the Web for peebles
Today, he oversees assembly at a GE jet engine testing facility in Peebles, Ohio.Past Patriotism: A Coalition To Train Veterans for Manufacturing Jobs
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He frequently walked to Peebles, four miles, and back again, in one day.Spare Hours
"We're all like we're made," sounded the oracular accents of Mr. Peebles.
After this he practised his profession for some time at Peebles.Great African Travellers
What Watty, would you think of a Fish like that about Peebles?Odd Volume
On August 19, 1299, there was a remarkable gathering of the Scots nobles at Peebles.Sir William Wallace
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- a town in SE Scotland, in Scottish Borders. Pop: 8065 (2001)
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