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Bradford

[brad-ferd]
noun
  1. Gamaliel,1863–1932, U.S. biographer and novelist.
  2. Roark [rawrk, rohrk] /rɔrk, roʊrk/, 1896–1948, U.S. novelist and short-story writer.
  3. William,1590–1657, Pilgrim settler: second governor of Plymouth Colony 1621–56.
  4. William,1663–1752, American printer, born in England.
  5. a city in West Yorkshire, in N England.
  6. a city in N Pennsylvania.
  7. Braford.
  8. a male given name.
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Bradford

noun
  1. an industrial city in N England, in Bradford unitary authority, West Yorkshire: a centre of the woollen industry from the 14th century and of the worsted trade from the 18th century; university (1966). Pop: 293 717 (2001)
  2. a unitary authority in West Yorkshire. Pop: 477 800 (2003 est). Area: 370 sq km (143 sq miles)
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