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Winchester

[win-ches-ter, -chuh-ster] /ˈwɪnˌtʃɛs tər, -tʃə stər/
noun
1.
a city in Hampshire, in S England: cathedral; capital of the early Wessex kingdom and of medieval England.
2.
a town in E Massachusetts, near Boston.
3.
a city in N Virginia: Civil War battles 1862, 1864.
4.
a city in E central Kentucky.
5.
a town in NW Connecticut.
7.
Computers. Winchester disk.
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British Dictionary definitions for winch esters

winchester

/ˈwɪntʃɪstə/
noun
1.
(sometimes capital) a large cylindrical bottle with a narrow neck used for transporting chemicals. It contains about 2.5 litres
Word Origin
after Winchester, Hampshire

Winchester

/ˈwɪntʃɪstə/
noun
1.
a city in S England, administrative centre of Hampshire: a Romano-British town; Saxon capital of Wessex; 11th-century cathedral; site of Winchester College (1382), English public school. Pop: 41 420 (2001)
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Word Origin and History for winch esters

Winchester

city in Hampshire, capital of Wessex and later of the Anglo-Saxon kingdom, Old English Uintancæstir (c.730), from Ouenta (c.150), from Venta, a pre-Celtic name perhaps meaning "favored or chief place" + Old English ceaster "Roman town" (see Chester). The meaning "kind of breech-loading repeating rifle" is from the name of Oliver F. Winchester (1810-1880), U.S. manufacturer.

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