Nottingham

[ not-ing-uhm or, U.S. often -ham ]
/ ˈnɒt ɪŋ əm or, U.S. often -ˌhæm /

noun

a city in SW Nottinghamshire, in central England.

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Nottingham
/ (ˈnɒtɪŋəm) /

noun

a city in N central England, administrative centre of Nottinghamshire, on the River Trent: scene of the outbreak of the Civil War (1642); famous for its associations with the Robin Hood legend; two universities. Pop: 249 584 (2001)
a unitary authority in N central England, in Nottinghamshire. Pop: 273 900 (2003 est). Area: 78 sq km (30 sq miles)
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