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Warrington

[wawr-ing-tuh n, wor-]
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noun
  1. a city in Cheshire, in NW England, on the Mersey River.
  2. a town in W Florida, on the Gulf of Mexico.
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Examples from the Web for warrington

Historical Examples

  • Captain Warrington cruised in the Peacock in the spring of 1814.

    Harper's Young People, August 31, 1880

    Various

  • At Warrington, women do machine-ruling for prices ranging from 15s.

  • In the museum at Warrington is preserved the old parish chest of Grappenhall.

    Cheshire

    Charles E. Kelsey

  • One of these urns, dug up at Stretton, may be seen in the Warrington Museum.

    Cheshire

    Charles E. Kelsey

  • It has been claimed for Warrington that it is the oldest town in Lancashire.


British Dictionary definitions for warrington

Warrington

noun
  1. an industrial town in NW England, in Warrington unitary authority, Cheshire on the River Mersey: dates from Roman times. Pop: 80 661 (2001)
  2. a unitary authority in NW England, in N Cheshire. Pop: 193 200 (2003 est). Area: 176 sq km (68 sq miles)
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