Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
city in NW England, in Greater Manchester: county district pop. 220,000
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A borough of northwest England on the Manchester Ship Canal adjacent to Manchester. It was first chartered in 1230. Population: 72,700.