Glamorgan

[ gluh-mawr-guh n ]
/ gləˈmɔr gən /
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noun

a historic county in SE Wales, now part of Mid, South, and West Glamorgan.

Also called Gla·mor·gan·shire [gluh-mawr-guh n-sheer, -sher] /gləˈmɔr gənˌʃɪər, -ʃər/.

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Glamorgan

Glamorganshire (ɡləˈmɔːɡənˌʃɪə, -ʃə)

/ (ɡləˈmɔːɡən) /

noun

a former county of SE Wales: divided into West Glamorgan, Mid Glamorgan, and South Glamorgan in 1974; since 1996 administered by the county of Swansea and the county boroughs of Neath Port Talbot, Bridgend, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Vale of Glamorgan, Merthyr Tydfil, and part of Caerphilly
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