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A borough of north-central England northeast of Sheffield, noted as the site of a famous annual horserace, the St. Leger.
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1. (Placename) an industrial town in N England, in Doncaster unitary authority, South Yorkshire, on the River Don. Pop: 67 977 (2001)
2. (Placename) a unitary authority in N England, in South Yorkshire. Pop: 288 400 (2003 est). Area: 582 sq km (225 sq miles)
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Don•cas•ter(ˈdɒŋ kæs tər; Brit. ˈdɒŋ kə stər)
a city in South Yorkshire, in N England. 292,500.
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