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(Placename) a town in SE Scotland, in Scottish Borders. Pop: 8065 (2001)
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(ˈpi bəlz)

a historic county in S Scotland.Also called Pee•bles•shire (ˈpi bəlzˌʃɪər, -ʃər, -bəl-) Tweeddale.
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It was a fairly built burgh, the houses of good stone, many slated; the town-hall not so fine, I thought, as that of Peebles, nor yet the street so noble; but take it altogether, it put me to shame for my foul tatters.
They announced that they were bound for Peebles, and drove in that direction till they were clear of the last houses of the town; then, extinguishing the lamps, returned upon their course, and followed a by-road toward Glencorse.
Joseph Peebles, President & CEO of the Peebco Energy Group, wins big at this year's outdoor event.
Two great rivers, three magnificent abbeys and a plethora of wonderful hills pretty much sums up this Great Scottish Journey from Peebles to Kelso through the gorgeous Scottish Borders.
Panic-stricken Rhys Peebles then fled the crash scene - and left his injured victim, who is nine months pregnant.
Wilma Fern Peebles, 88, passed away on Wednesday, Nov.
Industry titan Don Peebles, founder and CEO of the Peebles Corporation, is creating a Qualified Opportunity Fund to invest in low-income areas across the country.
The Missouri Judicial Performance Review Committee announced on Monday that Peebles was the only one of 59 nonpartisan judges up for retention this year who did not get a passing grade.
Ronnie Cecil Peebles was convicted of battery in the Waushara County Circuit Court.
David Peebles' glaring mistake led to him being arrested and the gang's loot being left behind while his two accomplices fled the scene.
Cormac McCarthy and Performance: Page, Stage, Screen, by Stacey Peebles. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2017.256 pp.