Peterborough, Soke of

Peterborough, Soke of
geographical name former administrative county E central England in Northamptonshire; later part of Huntingdonshire & since 1974 in Cambridgeshire

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Peterborough — /pee teuhr berr oh, bur oh, beuhr euh/, n. 1. a city in Cambridgeshire, in central England. 115,000. 2. a city in SE Ontario, in SE Canada. 59,683. 3. Soke of /sohk/, a former administrative division in Cambridgeshire, in central England. 84 sq.… …   Universalium

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  • Peterborough (disambiguation) — Peterborough, is a city in the county of Cambridgeshire, England.Peterborough or Peterboro may also refer to:Australia*Peterborough, South Australia *Peterborough, VictoriaCanada* Peterborough, Ontario * Peterborough County, Ontario *… …   Wikipedia

  • Peterborough — (spr. pīterböro), 1) Stadt (city) in Northamptonshire (England), am Neu, Bischofssitz (seit 1541), bildet mit Umgebung einen besondern Verwaltungsbezirk (Soke of P.), umfaßt 216 qkm mit (1901) 41,122 Einw. und hat eine schöne, großenteils… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Peterborough — [pēt′ər bʉr΄ō, pēt′ər bʉr΄ə] 1. city in Cambridgeshire, EC England: county district pop. 153,000 2. city in SE Ontario, Canada, near Toronto: pop. 70,000 3. Soke of former county of EC England, now part of Cambridgeshire …   English World dictionary

  • Peterborough — This article is about the city in the United Kingdom. For other uses, see Peterborough (disambiguation). Peterborough   City and unitary authority   …   Wikipedia

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