Peebles

[ pee-buh lz ]
/ ˈpi bəlz /
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noun

a historic county in S Scotland.

Also called Pee·bles·shire [pee-buh lz-sheer, -sher, -buh l-] /ˈpi bəlzˌʃɪər, -ʃər, -bəl-/, Tweeddale.

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Peeblesshire

/ (ˈpiːbəlzˌʃɪə, -ʃə) /

noun

(until 1975) a county of SE Scotland, now part of Scottish BordersAlso called: Tweeddale

Peebles

/ (ˈpiːbəlz) /

noun

a town in SE Scotland, in Scottish Borders. Pop: 8065 (2001)
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