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ˈdɛv ənˌʃɪər, -ʃərde·von·shire

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Devon, Devonshirenoun

    a county in southwestern England


  1. Devonshirenoun

    The county of Devon, England.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Devonshire

    a county in the S. of England, with Exmoor in the N. and Dartmoor in the S.; is fertile in the low country, and enjoys a climate favourable to vegetation; it has rich pasture-grounds, and abounds in orchards.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. devonshire

    A maritime county in the southwest peninsula of England, between the Bristol and English Channels. The Saxons failed to conquer Devonshire till the 9th century. It was ravaged by the Danes in the 9th and 10th centuries, and by the Irish in the 11th century. In 1688 the Prince of Orange landed at Tor Bay, in this county.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of devonshire in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of devonshire in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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    either of two different animal or plant species living in close association but not interdependent
    • A. commensal
    • B. bibulous
    • C. tantamount
    • D. pecuniary

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