Glasgow

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biographical name Glas·gow \ˈglas-(ˌ)kō, -(ˌ)gō; ˈglaz-(ˌ)gō\

Definition of Glasgow

  1. Ellen (Anderson Gholson) 1873–1945 American novelist


Glasgow

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geographical name Glas·gow \ˈglas-(ˌ)kō, ˈglas-(ˌ)gō, ˈglaz-(ˌ)gō\

Definition of Glasgow

  1. city and port in south central Scotland constituting an administrative area on the Clyde River area 68 square miles (175 square kilometers), population 586,000

Glaswegian

play \gla-ˈswē-jən, glaz-\ noun or adjective

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