Herefordshire

[ her-uh-ferd-sheer, -sher ]
/ ˈhɛr ə fərdˌʃɪər, -ʃər /

noun

a former county in W England, now part of Hereford and Worscester.
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Herefordshire

/ (ˈhɛrɪfədˌʃɪə, -ʃə) /

noun

a county of W England: from 1974 to 1998 part of Hereford and Worcester: drained chiefly by the River Wye; agricultural (esp fruit and cattle). Administrative centre: Hereford. Pop: 176 900 (2003 est). Area: 2180 sq km (842 sq miles)

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