Radnorshire

Radnorshire

[rad-ner-sheer, -sher]
noun
a historic county in Powys, in E Wales.
Also called Radnor.
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Radnorshire or Radnor (ˈrædnəˌʃɪə, -ʃə)
 
n
(until 1974) a county of E Wales, now part of Powys
 
Radnor or Radnor
 
n

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radnorshire

historichistoric county, east-central Wales, on the English border. It covers an area of mountainous terrain and highlands, including Radnor Forest, with a central valley formed by the River Wye. Radnorshire lies completely within the present county of Powys.

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