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(ˈhʌntɪŋdənˌʃɪə; -ʃə)
(Placename) (until 1974) a former county of E England, now part of Cambridgeshire
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(ˈhʌn tɪŋ dənˌʃɪər, -ʃər)

a former county in E England, now part of Cambridgeshire. Also called Hun′ting•don.
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In two bowl rinks they beat teams from Lincolnshire 27-7, North Cambs 24-7, Derbyshire 25-15 and in the final Huntingdonshire 21 - 10.
New Delaval will play for the Durham Centenary Trophy against either Warboys from Huntingdonshire - who have former world champion Nick Brett in their side - or Parkway from Northamptonshire.
They were the following Masonic Provinces, Northamptonshire and Huntingdonshire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, and Leicestershire and Rutland, as well as the Maud Elkington Charitable Trust, the Mary Potter Convent Hospital Trust, the Gilander Foundation, Children with Cancer UK, GamesAid and Microsoft.
Among their topics are Henry IV and the Welsh March: the application and limits of royal patronage and Glyn Dwr's rebellion in South Wales 1399-1405, spies and intelligence in Scotland around 1530-50, participation in national politics: evidence provided by 15th-century parliamentary election returns from the county of Huntingdonshire, the ritualistic importance of gallows in 13th-century England, and crossing borders and boundaries: the use of banishment in 16th-century Scottish towns.
The park has been closed since the incident and will re-open today following a licence and public safety inspection by Huntingdonshire District Council.
But Huntingdonshire District Council, which grants the zoo's licence, said "all the conditions on that report were fully complied with".
Huntingdonshire District Council - responsible for licensing the zoo - said: "All of the conditions were fully complied with".
A spokesman for Huntingdonshire District Council yesterday confirmed "all of the conditions on that report were fully complied with".
Cambridgeshire police said the tiger was not harmed and a joint investigation with Huntingdonshire District Council is ongoing.
Huntingdonshire District Council, in charge of the zoo's exotic animals licence, are investigating.

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