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Berwick-upon-Tweed

[ber-ik-uh-pon-tweed]
noun
a town in N Northumberland, in N England, on the North Sea at the mouth of the Tweed.
Also called Berwick.
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Berwick-upon-Tweed (twiːd)
 
n
Also called: Berwick a town in N England, in N Northumberland at the mouth of the Tweed: much involved in border disputes between England and Scotland between the 12th and 16th centuries; neutral territory 1551--1885. Pop: 12 870 (2001)

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