Cheshire

geographical name Chesh·ire \ ˈche-shər , -ˌshir \

Definition of Cheshire

1 town in southern Connecticut southwest of Meriden population 29,261
2 or Chester play \ˈches-tər\ former county of northwestern England that bordered on Wales and had the city of Chester as its capital area 929 square miles (2406 square kilometers); formed 1974; abolished 2009

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