geographical name tract of moorland SW England in central Somerset

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sedgemoor — District Lage in Somerset Status District Region South West England Verw.grafschaft Somerset …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sedgemoor — Distrito del Reino Unido Ubicación en el condado de Somerset …   Wikipedia Español

  • Sedgemoor — Statut District non métropolitain Géographie Pays …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sedgemoor — (spr. ßéddsch mūr), Marschebene in Somersetshire (England), 8 km südöstlich von Bridgewater. Hier wurden die Truppen des Herzogs von Monmouth 6. Juli 1685 von der Armee Jakobs II. unter Lord Feversham geschlagen. Die Schlacht bei S. ist die… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Sedgemoor — Infobox Settlement name = Sedgemoor official name = other name = native name = nickname = settlement type = Non metropolitan district total type = motto = imagesize = image caption = flag size = image seal size = image shield = shield size =… …   Wikipedia

  • Sedgemoor — /sej moor /, n. a plain in SW England, in central Somerset: final defeat of Monmouth 1685. * * * ▪ district, England, United Kingdom       district, administrative and historic county of Somerset, southwest England, in the north central part of… …   Universalium

  • SEDGEMOOR —    district in central Somersetshire, 5 m. SE. of Bridgwater, scene of a famous battle between the troops of James II. and those of the Duke of Monmouth on July 6, 1685, in which the latter were completely routed …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Sedgemoor — Sedge•moor [[t]ˈsɛdʒˌmʊər[/t]] n. geg a plain in SW England, in Somerset …   From formal English to slang

  • Sedgemoor — /ˈsɛdʒmɔ/ (say sejmaw) noun a broad plain in south western England; Monmouth s final defeat, 1685 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Sedgemoor — /sej moor /, n. a plain in SW England, in central Somerset: final defeat of Monmouth 1685 …   Useful english dictionary

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