Kitchener

biographical name
Kitch·​e·​ner | \ ˈkich-nər How to pronounce Kitchener (audio) , ˈki-chə- \

Definition of Kitchener

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H(oratio) H(erbert) 1850–1916 1st Earl Kitchener of Khartoum and of Broome British field marshal

Kitchener

geographical name
Kitch·​e·​ner | \ ˈkich-nər How to pronounce Kitchener (audio) , ˈki-chə- \

Definition of Kitchener (Entry 2 of 2)

city west-southwest of Toronto in southeastern Ontario, Canada population 219,153

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“Kitchener.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kitchener. Accessed 18 Apr. 2021.

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