Leicestershire

geographical name Leices·ter·shire \ ˈles-tər-ˌshir , -shər \
variants: or Leicester play \ˈles-tər\

Definition of Leicestershire

county of central England; capital Leicester area 1021 square miles (2644 square kilometers), population 650,489

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