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Guelph 1

 (gwĕlf)
A city of southern Ontario, Canada, west of Toronto. It is the site of the University of Guelph (established in 1964).

Guelph 2

also Guelf  (gwĕlf)
n.
A member of a strong faction in medieval Italy that supported the power of the pope and the city-states in a struggle against the German emperors and the Ghibellines.

[Italian Guelfo, from Middle High German Welf, name of the founder of a German princely family.]

Guelph

(ɡwɛlf) or

Guelf

n
1. (Historical Terms) a member of the political faction in medieval Italy that supported the power of the pope against the German emperors. Compare Ghibelline
2. (Historical Terms) a member of a secret society in 19th-century Italy opposed to foreign rule
ˈGuelphic, ˈGuelfic adj
ˈGuelphism, ˈGuelfism n

Guelph

(ɡwɛlf)
n
(Placename) a city in Canada, in SE Ontario. Pop: 106 920 (2001)

Guelph1

or Guelf

(gwɛlf)

n.
a member of the political party in medieval Italy that supported the sovereignty of the pope against the German emperors: opposed to the Ghibellines.
[1570–80; < Italian Guelfo]

Guelph2

(gwɛlf)

n.
a city in SE Ontario, in S Canada. 78,235.
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The Venetians, moved, as I believe, by the above reasons, fostered the Guelph and Ghibelline factions in their tributary cities; and although they never allowed them to come to bloodshed, yet they nursed these disputes amongst them, so that the citizens, distracted by their differences, should not unite against them.
Heating & Cooling Services is offering furnace repair in Guelph, ON, and the surrounding areas.
Japan-based Denso is commemorating the 20th anniversary of its thermal facility in Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
'We found evidence that a change in glucose level can have a lasting effect on mood,' said Professor Francesco Leri from University of Guelph in Ontario, Canada.
Specifically, through a case study focused on the urban growth centre located in downtown Guelph, this paper will examine whether provincially directed growth planning can begin to reverse decades of downtown decline in mid-sized cities by asking: What impact can regional growth planning have on urban revitalization in mid-sized cities?
ISLAMABAD -- High Commissioner of Pakistan to Canada, Tariq Azim Khan, while speaking at the annual event 'Building Bridges' organized by the Muslim Society of Guelph said that in our interaction with people of other religions, we should demonstrate true teachings of Islam which are peace and tolerance.
Betty married Jack Ketcheson on 23 September 1942 and much of their married life was spent in Guelph, where Jack was a professor.
Guelph, Ontario: Deputy Governor Lawrence Schembri said that economic vitality needs to be nurtured, which is what members of your organization have been doing since 1827, when Guelph was little more than a gleam in the eye of its founder, John Galt.
As chief financial officer and deputy CAO of infrastructure, development and enterprise services at Guelph, he oversaw the municipality's capital and operating budgets.
The University of Guelph, known as Canada's food university, has a program that strikes the perfect balance of a strong business foundation and agribusiness specific training in areas such as policy and risk management.
Last month, the Cardiff entertainer passed away peacefully at the age of 65 at home in Guelph, Canada, after a long battle with cancer.