a town in N Northumberland, in N England, on the North Sea at the mouth of the Tweed.
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a town in N England, in N Northumberland at the mouth of the Tweed: much involved in border disputes between England and Scotland between the 12th and 16th centuries; neutral territory 1551–1885. Pop: 12 870 (2001) Also called Berwick
Also called Berwickshire [ber-ik-sheer, -sher] /ˈbɛr ɪkˌʃɪər, -ʃər/ (Show IPA). a historic county in SE Scotland. Berwick-upon-Tweed. a city in E central Pennsylvania. Historical Examples History of the Colony and Ancient Dominion of Virginia Charles Campbell Ireland as It Is Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.) The New Gresham Encyclopedia Various Bygone Punishments William Andrews The […]
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a mineral, beryllium aluminum silicate, Be 3 Al 2 Si 6 O 18 , usually green, but also blue, rose, white, and golden, and both opaque and transparent, the latter variety including the gems emerald and aquamarine: the principal ore of beryllium. a female given name. Contemporary Examples How Sherlock Holmes Took on the Capitalists […]
- Beryl blue
a light greenish blue.