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Berwick

(ˈbɛrɪk)
n
(Biography) James Fitzjames, Duke of Berwick. 1670–1734, marshal of France and illegitimate son of James II of England. He led French forces during the War of the Spanish Succession (1701–14)
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Ber•wick

(ˈbɛr ɪk)

n.
a historic county in SE Scotland.
Also called Ber•wick•shire (ˈbɛr ɪkˌʃɪər, -ʃər)
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Lady Windermere The Duchess of Berwick Lady Agatha Carlisle Lady Plymdale Lady Stutfield Lady Jedburgh Mrs.
I must see him!" he exclaimed; but at that moment the Duke of Berwick's four-in-hand came between, and when it had left the space clear, the carriage had swept out of the park.
Later, I served under the Warden of Berwick, that very John Copeland of whom our friend spake, the same who held the King of Scots to ransom.
After five games Berwick Rovers had played five, won five.
Berwick, a health policy expert, to run Medicare and Medicaid, the White House said last week.
SUPERFAN John Newton hasn't missed a Berwick Rangers game for NINE years - but has no connection with the Borders town and travels 250 miles to get to home games.
Berwick, MD, MPP, president and CEO of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), has been appointed an honorary KBE (Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire) by HM Queen Elizabeth II.
As part of the "requisition", a giant Saltire flag has been planted next to a section of the ancient walls of Berwick - built to keep the Scots out.
Berwick approaches questions of loss, collection, and recollection in part through the lens of scientific knowledge.
Epidemiologist Marianne Berwick of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York carefully laid out the data on sunscreen use and skin cancer at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in Philadelphia last February.
Division Three: Berwick v Alloa, Cowdenbeath v Dumbarton, East Stirling v Ross Count, Montrose v Albion, Queen's Park v Arbroath.
Follow that border 85 miles North East and you get to Berwick, whose team faces a life or death struggle to maintain its anomalous position as the only English team playing in the Scottish league.

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