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Sydney

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geographical name Syd·ney \ˈsid-nē\

Definition of Sydney

  1. city & port SE Australia on Port Jackson ∗ of New South Wales metropolitan area pop 3,097,956

Syd·ney·ite play \-ˌīt\ noun
Syd·ney·sid·er play \-ˌsī-dər\ noun


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SYDNEY Defined for Kids

Sydney

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geographical name Syd·ney \ˈsid-nē\

Definition of Sydney

  1. city SE Australia




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