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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.
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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)
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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.
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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
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Translations

Cornwall

[ˈkɔːnwəl] NCornualles m
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Cornwall

[ˈkɔːrnwɔːl] nCornouailles f
in Cornwall → en Cornouailles
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Cornwall

nCornwall nt
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Cornwall

[ˈkɔːnwl] nCornovaglia
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"The policy was council-led but it was a joint thing between the Home Office and what was then Cornwall County Council." A Cornwall Council spokesman said the migration was a "sad and highly emotive chapter".
The company is in the process of applying for planning permission with the Cornwall County Council for a 287 bed premium student accommodation development on the property.
Conergy will build a 4.5MWp solar power plant on the 20-acre plot, capable of powering 800 homes, with 25 years' planning permission from Cornwall County Council and a 35-year lease.
Military operations officially ended in November 2008 and the now Newquay Cornwall Airport completed its transition into a wholly-commercial facility the following year At this point, owner Cornwall County Council took on the burden of costs for essential services such as air traffic control, fire and rescue, utilities, insurances and the rateable value of the airport site, which had all previously been covered by the Ministry of Defence.
Yet at the Northern Ireland Executive and Cornwall County Council officials took a different view - and now public-private partnerships with BT there are paying off.
Trevor Doughty, executive director of people at Northumberland County Council, took a pounds 140,000-a-year job as director of children's services at Cornwall County Council days after receiving the pay-off.
Cornwall County Council Health and Safety Executive officers are carrying out an investigation at the scene.
Cornwall County Council said the route was not treated because it was classed as a "minor" road.
Summary: Cornwall County Council has been condemned by Ofsted inspectors for failing to protect the most vulnerable children.
Geothermal Engineering has submitted an environmental scoping document, which describes the potential environmental effects of its plans, to Cornwall County Council. A full planning application will be made in December.
In 2008, while the Planning Transport and Estates Department considered how to protect the bridge long term, Cornwall County Council consulted with Metallisation and TSSEA.

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