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 (wôr′ĭng-tən, wŏr′-)
A borough of west-central England east of Liverpool on the Mersey River.


1. (Placename) an industrial town in NW England, in Warrington unitary authority, Cheshire on the River Mersey: dates from Roman times. Pop: 80 661 (2001)
2. (Placename) a unitary authority in NW England, in N Cheshire. Pop: 193 200 (2003 est). Area: 176 sq km (68 sq miles)


(ˈwɔr ɪŋ tən, ˈwɒr-)

a city in Cheshire, in NW England, on the Mersey River. 185,000.
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Had lodged with Mrs Warrington, Warrington Terrace, Marsden, for three years before enlistment.
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Xpdia was established with pounds 1.1m of funding from the Northwest Development Agency (the biggest contributor), Business Link Cheshire and Warrington, Warrington Borough Council and North and Mid Cheshire TEC.