|Berkshire (ˈbɑːkʃɪə, -ʃə)|
|1.||Berks a historic county of S England: since reorganization in 1974 the River Thames has marked the N boundary while the Berkshire Downs occupy central parts; the county council was replaced by six unitary authorities in 1998. Area: 1259 sq km (486 sq miles)|
|2.||a rare breed of pork and bacon pig having a black body and white points|
Mountain chain in western Massachusetts.