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A borough of northwest England northeast of Manchester.
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1. (Placename) a town in NW England, in Oldham unitary authority, Greater Manchester. Pop: 103 544 (2001)
2. (Placename) a unitary authority in NW England, in Greater Manchester. Pop: 218 100 (2003 est). Area: 141 sq km (54 sq miles)
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(ˈoʊl dəm; locally ˈaʊ dəm)

a city in Greater Manchester, in NW England. 220,400.
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