- a city on E South Island, in New Zealand.
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Examples from the Web for christchurch
Christchurch remains a buzzing, thriving city,'' William said in a speech.Royal Party Moves On To Australia Tomorrow
April 15, 2014
The couple will leave George behind for a two-day tour of Dunedin, Queenstown, and Christchurch, all on South Island.Kate, William and George’s Tour of Australasia, Key Dates
March 20, 2014
Short flights link Wanaka to Christchurch; by road the journey takes five hours.Where to Win Your Own Winter Olympics
January 4, 2014
He last visited New Zealand in March 2011, shortly after the Christchurch earthquake.Prince George To Accompany Will and Kate on Trip Down Under
December 20, 2013
The Christchurch quake, he said, was a popular conversation topic with his young kindergarten students.Japan Earthquake: Gripping Survivor Stories
The Daily Beast
March 13, 2011
It contains an account of Norman's life from the time he left Christchurch.
"I thought you wanted to know of my discoveries at Christchurch," she said, pouting.
At the age of fifteen he was entered as a gentleman-commoner at Christchurch, Oxford.
It was Junior England all the way to Christchurch—in fact, just a garden.Following the Equator, Complete
Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
All right, come with me to Christchurch, and you can have my blessed car.A Lively Bit of the Front
Percy F. Westerman
- a city in New Zealand, on E South Island: manufacturing centre of a rich agricultural region. Pop: 344 100 (2004 est)
- a town and resort in S England, in SE Dorset. Pop: 40 208 (2001)
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