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Corn·wall

 (kôrn′wôl′)
A region of extreme southwest England on a peninsula bounded by the Atlantic Ocean and English Channel. Its tin and copper mines were known to ancient Greek traders.

Cornwall

(ˈkɔːnˌwɔːl; -wəl)
n
(Placename) a former administrative county of SW England; became a unitary authority in 2009: hilly, with a deeply indented coastline. Administrative centre: Truro. Pop: 513 500 (2003 est). Area: 3564 sq km (1376 sq miles)

Corn•wall

(ˈkɔrn wɔl; esp. Brit. -wəl)

n.
1. a county in SW England. 475,200; 1369 sq. mi. (3545 sq. km).
2. a city in SE Ontario, in S Canada, SW of Ottawa, on the St. Lawrence. 51,000.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Cornwall - a hilly county in southwestern EnglandCornwall - a hilly county in southwestern England
England - a division of the United Kingdom
Cornishman - a man who is a native or inhabitant of Cornwall
Cornishwoman - a woman who is a native or resident of Cornwall
Translations

Cornwall

[ˈkɔːnwəl] NCornualles m

Cornwall

[ˈkɔːrnwɔːl] nCornouailles f
in Cornwall → en Cornouailles

Cornwall

nCornwall nt

Cornwall

[ˈkɔːnwl] nCornovaglia
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A shark that was being strangled by a piece of plastic off the coast of Cornwall, England, was rescued by a group of fishing enthusiasts Wednesday.
GEL, with the receipt of the ERDF money, is geared up to proceed with the revolutionary geothermal venture located at United Downs near Redruth in Cornwall, England.
When Nancy Hoesly of Cambridge, Illinois saw Manor House (Quick Quilts, December/January 2011) she knew she had to make it as a hostess gift for cousins in Cornwall, England who live in Manor House (note plaque).
The scientists went to Perranporth Beach in Cornwall, England, which is known for its dangerous rip currents, and set up video cameras of the shoreline to monitor the breaking waves.
MOONRAKERS: CORNWALL, ENGLAND Between the well- manicured English gardens, the majestic facade and the sprawling terrace overlooking the sea, you'd be forgiven for thinking the most stunning photo ops on this property are outside.
The concert features original music inspired by trips as far-flung as Cornwall, England, and the Negev Desert, all taken from their new CD, "Through the Portal.
Before designing a new pediatric waiting room for Chelsea and Westminster Hospital (London), designers at Boex, an interior and product design firm based in Cornwall, England, asked to shadow the hospital staff for 24 hours to better understand the workings of the 1,033-square-foot space.
At NAATSB [Naval Amphibious Training Sub-Base] in Cornwall, England, I was put on the LST-492.
The Leach Pottery Residency was in 2014 in St Ives, Cornwall, England.
uk 15 holidays since 2010 AUGUST 2010: Cornwall, England APRIL 2011: Granada, Spain APRIL 2011: Cornwall MAY 2011: Ibiza, Spain AUGUST 2011: Tuscany, Italy AUGUST 2011: Cornwall AUGUST 2012: Mallorca, Spain AUGUST 2012: Cornwall JUNE 2013: Ibiza, Spain JULY 2013: Algarve, Portugal AUGUST 2013: Jura, Scotland AUGUST 2013: Cornwall APRIL 2014: Lanzarote, Spain AUGUST 2014: Cascais, Portugal AUGUST 2014: Cornwall
11 October 2013 a[euro]" UK-focused investor Bluefield Solar Income Fund Ltd (LON:BSIF) said on Friday it had bought a solar plant in Cornwall, England, built and operated by German solar contractor Parabel AG for GBP9.
The test model is equipped with a 94bhp, 243lb-ft of instant torque engine, and is used to pull a 13-ton, four-car road train that transports up to 60 passengers around the Eden Project, a biology-focused theme park in Cornwall, England.

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