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Kitch·e·ner

 (kĭch′nər, kĭch′ə-nər)
A city of southern Ontario, Canada, west-southwest of Toronto. It was settled by German Mennonites in 1805.
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Kitchener

(ˈkɪtʃɪnə)
n
(Placename) an industrial town in SE Canada, in S Ontario: founded in 1806 as Dutch Sand Hills, it was renamed Berlin in 1830 and Kitchener in 1916. Pop: 190 399 (2001)

Kitchener

(ˈkɪtʃɪnə)
n
(Biography) Horatio Herbert, 1st Earl Kitchener of Khartoum. 1850–1916, British field marshal. As head of the Egyptian army (1892–98), he expelled the Mahdi from Sudan (1898), occupying Khartoum; he also commanded British forces (1900–02) in the Boer War and (1902–09) in India. He conducted the mobilization of the British army for World War I as war minister (1914–16); he was drowned on his way to Russia
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Kitch•e•ner

(ˈkɪtʃ ə nər)

n.
1. Horatio Herbert (1st Earl Kitchener of Khartoum and of Broome), 1850–1916, English field marshal and statesman.
2. a city in S Ontario, in SE Canada. 168,282.
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