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Stratford-on-Avon

or Stratford-upon-Avon

[strat-ferd-on-ey-vuh n, -awn- or strat-ferd-uh-pon-ey-vuh n, -pawn-; -ey-von] /ˈstræt fərd ɒnˈeɪ vən, -ɔn- or ˈstræt fərd əˌpɒnˈeɪ vən, -ˌpɔn-; -ˈeɪ vɒn/
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1.
a town in SW Warwickshire, in central England, on the Avon River: birthplace and burial place of Shakespeare.
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Stratford-on-Avon

/ˈstrætfəd/
noun
1.
a market town in central England, in SW Warwickshire on the River Avon: the birthplace and burial place of William Shakespeare and home of the Royal Shakespeare Company; tourist centre. Pop: 22 187 (2001)
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