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An·gle·sey

or An·gle·sea  (ăng′gəl-sē)
An island of northwest Wales in the Irish Sea. It has many Neolithic ruins, especially dolmens, and is said to have been the last refuge of the druids from the invading Romans.
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Anglesey

(ˈæŋɡəlsɪ)
n
(Placename) an island and county of N Wales, formerly part of Gwynedd (1974–96), separated from the mainland by the Menai Strait. Administrative centre: Llangefni. Pop: 59 500 (2003 est). Area: 720 sq km (278 sq miles). Welsh name: Ynys Môn
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An•gle•sey

(ˈæŋ gəl si)

n.
an island and historic county in Gwynedd, in NW Wales.
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Noun1.Anglesey - an island to the northwest of WalesAnglesey - an island to the northwest of Wales
Cambria, Cymru, Wales - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; during Roman times the region was known as Cambria
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According to the applicants, measures will be taken to ensure minimal overspill from the floodlights which sit near the boundary of the Anglesey Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).
This walk explores Cemlyn Bay, an area designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest in 1958, and currently part of the Anglesey Heritage Coast and the Isle of Anglesey Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The coastal section of the walk is part of the Anglesey Coastal Path.
RSPB Cymru, Isle of Anglesey County Council, the Countryside Council for Wales, the Anglesey Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the Anglesey Grazing Animal Partnership have worked together to establish the close shepherding project on Mynydd Twr, to help conservation in the area and also reduce the risk of fires.