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Kent

 (kĕnt)
1. A region and former kingdom of southeast England. Settled by Jutes in the fifth century ad, it became one of the seven kingdoms of the Anglo-Saxon Heptarchy but was later eclipsed by the kingdoms of Mercia and Wessex.
2. A city of northeast Ohio east-northeast of Akron. Kent State University (founded 1910) was the site of a 1970 demonstration against the Vietnam War in which four students were killed by members of the National Guard.

Kent′ish adj.

kent

 (kĕnt)
v. Scots
A past tense and a past participle of ken.
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kent

(kɛnt)
vb
a past tense and past participle of ken

Kent

(kɛnt)
n
(Placename) a county of SE England, on the English Channel: the first part of Great Britain to be colonized by the Romans; one of the seven kingdoms of Anglo-Saxon England until absorbed by Wessex in the 9th century ad. Apart from the Downs it is mostly low-lying and agricultural, specializing in fruit and hops. The Medway towns of Rochester and Gillingham became an independent unitary authority in 1998. Administrative centre: Maidstone. Pop (excluding Medway): 1 348 800 (2003 est). Area (excluding Medway): 3526 sq km (1361 sq miles)

Kent

(kɛnt)
n
(Biography) William. ?1685–1748, English architect, landscape gardener, and interior designer
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Kent

(kɛnt)

n.
1. Rockwell, 1882–1971, U.S. illustrator and painter.
2. a county in SE England. 1,538,800; 1442 sq. mi. (3735 sq. km).
3. an early English kingdom in SE Britain.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Kent - a county in southeastern England on the English Channel; formerly an Anglo-Saxon kingdom, it was the first to be colonized by the Romans
England - a division of the United Kingdom
Home Counties - the English counties surrounding London into which Greater London has expanded
Canterbury - a town in Kent in southeastern England; site of the cathedral where Thomas a Becket was martyred in 1170; seat of the archbishop and primate of the Anglican Church
2.Kent - United States painter noted for his woodcuts (1882-1971)
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More than two centuries later, in May 2010, US adventurer Jonathan Trappe made the crossing in a chair carried by a cluster of 55 multicoloured helium-filled balloons.He travelled around 100 kilometres (62 miles) from Ashford in Kent, England to a French field outside Dunkirk.
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Chapel Down Sparkling Bacchus, Kent, England (PS17.99, Waitrose) Home-grown English fizz is right on trend, and this new release from England's leading wine producer is an easy and delicious introduction to British bubbly and a grape normally associated with aromatic still white wines, similar in style to sauvignon blanc.
BETTING ACT 1931 NEWSPAPER ADVERTISEMENT - REMOTE OPERATORS We, Aaron Johnston of Mead House, Langton Road, Speldhurst, Kent, England, TN3OJU and Barry Curtis Smith of Briardale, 6 Shore Road, Castletown, Isle of Man, IM91BF representing Asian BGE (Isle of Man) Limited of 1st Floor, Jubilee Buildings, Victoria Street, Douglas, Isle of Man, IM1 2SH in their capacity as "Relevant Officers" hereby make application to the Minister for Justice and Equality for a Certificate of Personal Fitness to hold a (a) Remote Bookmaker's Licence under the Betting Act 1931.
Chapel Down Rose Brut NV, Kent, England (PS24.99, Waitrose) AN English rose that's fit for a queen (their award-winning wines have graced royal weddings, after all), why not pamper her taste buds with this vivacious, fruity fizz from England's leading wine producer?
Chapel Down Rose Brut NV, Kent, England (PS24.99, Waitrose) AN English rose that's fit for a queen their award-winning wines have graced royal weddings, after all), why not pamper her taste buds with this vivacious, fruity fizz from England's leading wine producer?
The engineer arrived in Kent, England, along with 12 other immigrants.
Photos of the touristic destination on the website were visited by more than 1,590 viewers, who expressed their admiration for the place; "an excellent picture postcard location; excellent snorkeling with 2 reefs to swim; good range of fish," Chris S from Ashford town in the county of Kent, England wrote on Friday.
The single volume contains the proceedings of an August 2014 conference in Kent, England, and an August 2016 conference in Copenhagen, both on communicating process architectures in computers.
Take 1 has a 20-year heritage providing transcription, translation and localization services to the global broadcast industry and is based in Cranbrook, Kent, England. The company has been operating in the Americas for the last decade, working with such clients as NBC Universal, ITV America, Discovery Channel, High Noon, truTV and National Geographic .
I am especially thankful to BAE Systems and all the other parties involved in bringing this programme to Oman, and for their continued support in developing Omani youth." Named after Chevening House, the official residence of the British Foreign Secretary in Kent, England, Chevening Scholarships have benefited over 44,000 individuals from 160 countries and territories in the past 33 years.
3 CHAPEL DOWN CLASSIC NON VINTAGE BRUT Kent, England (PS22 per bottle in store, or PS132 for case of six, Tesco Wines) Deliciously dependable, approachable and fruit forward with toasty aromas and hints of red apple, pears and citrus fruits, it's light and makes for easy drinking, with refreshing English acidity that works so well with finger-food and mini fish and chips with tartare sauce.