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(ˈkeɪmbrɪdʒˌʃɪə; -ʃə)
(Placename) a county of E England, in East Anglia: includes the former counties of the Isle of Ely and Huntingdon and lies largely in the Fens: Peterborough became an independent unitary authority in 1998. Administrative centre: Cambridge. Pop (excluding Peterborough): 571 000 (2003 est). Area (excluding Peterborough): 3068 sq km (184 sq miles)


(ˈkeɪm brɪdʒˌʃɪər, -ʃər)

a county in E England. 669,900; 1316 sq. mi. (3410 sq. km). Also called Cambridge.
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