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A city of eastern England northeast of London. Norwich was sacked by Danes in the 11th century and devastated by the Black Death in 1349.


(Placename) a city in E England, administrative centre of Norfolk: cathedral (founded 1096); University of East Anglia (1963); traditionally a centre of the footwear industry, now has engineering, financial services. Pop: 174 047 (2001)


(ˈnɔr ɪtʃ, -ɪdʒ, ˈnɒr-, ˈnɔr wɪtʃ)

a city in E Norfolk, in E England: cathedral. 128,108.
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