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Brad·ford

 (brăd′fərd)
A city of north-central England west of Leeds, historically noted for its worsted mills.
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Bradford

(ˈbrædfəd)
n
1. (Placename) an industrial city in N England, in Bradford unitary authority, West Yorkshire: a centre of the woollen industry from the 14th century and of the worsted trade from the 18th century; university (1966). Pop: 293 717 (2001)
2. (Placename) a unitary authority in West Yorkshire. Pop: 477 800 (2003 est). Area: 370 sq km (143 sq miles)
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Brad•ford

(ˈbræd fərd)

n.
1. William, 1590–1657, second governor of Plymouth Colony 1621–56.
2. a city in West Yorkshire, in N England. 481,700.
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Noun1.Bradford - United States printer (born in England) whose press produced the first American prayer book and the New York City's first newspaper (1663-1752)Bradford - United States printer (born in England) whose press produced the first American prayer book and the New York City's first newspaper (1663-1752)
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Unfortunately only one is living so he can meet him and ascertain for himself whether the boy is from Bradistan or Pakistan.
The only defense mechanism George has against the racial castration threat is his resort to rituals such as visiting "Bradistan" (a Bradford that is occupied by Pakistani immigrants) and going to religious schools.