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A city of central England north of Leicester. Charles I raised his standard here in 1642, marking the beginning of the English Civil War. The city was historically a center for the manufacture of textiles, lace, and hosiery.


1. (Placename) a city in N central England, administrative centre of Nottinghamshire, on the River Trent: scene of the outbreak of the Civil War (1642); famous for its associations with the Robin Hood legend; two universities. Pop: 249 584 (2001)
2. (Placename) a unitary authority in N central England, in Nottinghamshire. Pop: 273 900 (2003 est). Area: 78 sq km (30 sq miles)


(ˈnɒt ɪŋ əm; U.S. often -ˌhæm)

1. a city in SW Nottinghamshire, in central England. 282,400.
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FOCUSED: India's Stuart Binny plays a shot during day five of the first Test between England and India at Trent Bridge cricket ground, Nottingham, England, Sunday.
No-one was gored but a Navarra regional government statement said a 23-year-old man from Nottingham, England, was in serious condition with chest injuries and rib fractures The man - identified only by his initials, TH - was hurt in the second running of the bulls, a frenzied dash through the narrow winding streets of this northern city.
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