a village in S England, in West Berkshire unitary authority, Berkshire, SW of Reading: site of the Atomic Weapons Research Establishment and starting point of the Aldermaston marches (1958–63), organized by the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament. Pop: 927 (2001)
A schoolmaster named Wheeler, of aldermaston (Berks), raised it about 1770.
The Book of Pears and Plums Edward Bartrum
As Clarendon remarked of aldermaston, it is “a town out of any great road,” though near to one.
A Leisurely Tour in England James John Hissey
one of the Channel Islands in the English Channel. 3 sq. mi. (8 sq. km). any of several breeds of cattle raised originally in the Channel Islands, as the Jersey or Guernsey. Historical Examples In the year 1814 several of the chief smuggling merchants at Alderney left that notorious island and settled at Cherbourg. King’s […]
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a crystalline compound, C 7 H 14 N 2 O 2 S, used on plants as a systemic insecticide, miticide, and nematocide.
of or from the press of Aldus Manutius and his family in Venice, c1490–1597, noted for compactly printed editions of the classics. an Aldine or other early edition. any of several styles of printing types modeled on those designed by Aldus, especially italic. Contemporary Examples Like Montgomery County, Aldine, Texas dwarfs Union City in size, […]