Worcester

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noun Worces·ter \ˈwu̇-stər\

Definition of Worcester

  1. :  low-fired porcelain containing a frit and steatite produced at Worcester, England, from about 1751 —called also Worcester china, Worcester porcelain

1783

First Known Use of worcester

1783


Worcester

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biographical name Worces·ter \ˈwu̇s-tər\

Definition of Worcester

  1. Joseph Emerson 1784–1865 American lexicographer


Worcester

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geographical name Worces·ter \ˈwu̇s-tər\

Definition of Worcester

  1. 1 city in east central Massachusetts west of Boston population 181,045

  2. 2 or Worcestershire \-tə(r)-ˌshir, -shər\play county of west central England; capital Worcester area 704 square miles (1823 square kilometers), population 566,000

  3. 3 city and capital of Worcestershire and formerly capital of Hereford and Worcester population 100,000


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