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Sunderland

[suhn-der-luh nd] /ˈsʌn dər lənd/
noun
1.
a seaport in Tyne and Wear, in NE England.
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Sunderland

/ˈsʌndələnd/
noun
1.
a city and port in NE England, in Sunderland unitary authority, Tyne and Wear, at the mouth of the River Wear: formerly known for shipbuilding, now has car manufacturing, chemicals; university (1992). Pop: 177 739 (2001)
2.
a unitary authority in NE England, in Tyne and Wear. Pop: 283 100 (2003 est). Area: 138 sq km (53 sq miles)
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