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Exeter

[ek-si-ter] /ˈɛk sɪ tər/
noun
1.
a city in Devonshire, in SW England: cathedral.
2.
a town in SE New Hampshire.
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British Dictionary definitions for Exeter

Exeter

/ˈɛksɪtə/
noun
1.
a city in SW England, administrative centre of Devon; university (1955). Pop: 106 772 (2001)
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Word Origin and History for Exeter

Old English Exanceaster, Escanceaster, from Latin Isca (c.150), from Celtic river name Exe "the water" + Old English ceaster "Roman town" (see Chester).

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