Cambridge meaning

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A city of east-central England north-northeast of London. It is the site of the University of Cambridge, established in the 1200s.
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A city of eastern Massachusetts on the Charles River opposite Boston. Settled in 1630 as New Towne, it is known for its research and educational facilities, including Harvard University (founded in 1636), Radcliffe College (founded 1879, now part of Harvard), and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1861).
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(place) City in EC England: county seat of Cambridgeshire; site of Cambridge University.
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(place) City in SE Ontario, Canada.
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(place) City in E Mass., across the Charles River from Boston.
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A city in England famous for its university.
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Cambridge University.

He went to Cambridge, you know.

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A city in Massachusetts, United States famous for being the location of Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
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Origin of cambridge

  • ME Caumbrigge < OE Grantanbrycge, lit., bridge over the Granta (now called the Cam) River

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition