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(Placename) a former county in NE Wales, formed in 1974 from Flintshire, most of Denbighshire, and part of Merionethshire; replaced in 1996 by Flintshire, Denbighshire, Wrexham county borough, and part of Conwy county borough
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(ˈklu ɪd)

a county in N Wales. 402,800; 937 sq. mi. (2426 sq. km).
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Genna Burton, Clwyd, Wales TERRY Christian's scathing attack on rich Tory Peers who voted for tax credits cuts was well deserved.
The two men, Paul 65, now known as Jenny-Anne Bishop and Elen Heart, 68, had divorced their wives, got together as a gay couple in 2004 and eventually lived together in Clwyd, Wales, for six years as transgender lesbians.
However, heat two saw track record holder Killishin Masai crash out after a first bend pileup with victory going to the locally-attached, although trained in Clwyd, Wales by David Acott, Oran Joker (25-1) in 54.39sec, while market principals Droopys Alma and Ferdia Bound found the troublespots in heat three as Henry Chalkley's Midway Skipper (12-1) led home Bubbly Eagle in a repeat of last year's final one-two, posting 54.48sec.