Merthyr Tydfil

[ mur-ther -tid-vil; Welsh mer-thir -tuhd-vil ]
/ ˈmɜr θər ˈtɪd vɪl; Welsh ˈmɛr θɪr ˈtʌd vɪl /

noun

an administrative district in Mid Glamorgan, in S Wales. 43 sq. mi. (113 sq. km).
a city in this district.

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British Dictionary definitions for Merthyr Tydfil

Merthyr Tydfil
/ (ˈmɜːθə ˈtɪdvɪl) /

noun

a town in SE Wales, in Merthyr Tydfil county borough: formerly an important centre for the mining industry. Pop: 30 483 (2001)
a county borough in SE Wales, created from part of N Mid Glamorgan in 1996. Pop: 55 400 (2003 est). Area: 111 sq km (43 sq miles)
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