a town in SE Staffordshire, in central England, N of Birmingham: birthplace of Samuel Johnson.
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How to use Lichfield in a sentence
The 64-year-old MP for Lichfield in Staffordshire expressed his disgust in a message posted on Twitter on Friday morning.British Politician Threatens To Punch Muslim Woman in the Throat | Nico Hines | June 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Sutton Coldfield, on the road to Lichfield, is celebrated even more for its park than its antiquity.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham | Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
A letter from Miss Oldys to a friend in Lichfield, begun a day or two before, is the next source for this story.A Thin Ghost and Others | M. R. (Montague Rhodes) James
He was present at Edgehill, and greatly distinguished himself at Lichfield, where he was wounded while leading the assault.
Translated to the bishopric of Coventry and Lichfield 1452, and died two months after his translation.Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Carlisle | C. King Eley
He became Bishop of Hereford and was translated to Lichfield in 1453.Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Gloucester [2nd ed.] | H. J. L. J. Mass
British Dictionary definitions for Lichfield
a city in central England, in SE Staffordshire: cathedral with three spires (13th-14th century); birthplace of Samuel Johnson, during whose lifetime the Lichfield Group (a literary circle) flourished. Pop: 28 435 (2001)
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