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somerset

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noun or intransitive verb som·er·set \-ˌset\

Definition of somerset



Origin and Etymology of somerset

by alteration


First Known Use: 1591


Somerset

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geographical name Som·er·set \ˈsə-mər-ˌset, -sət\

Definition of Somerset

  1. county SW England ∗ Taunton area 1383 square miles (3582 square kilometers), pop 459,100



Variants of somerset

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Somersetshire

play \-ˌshir, -shər\

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