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Essex Explained

essex at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


Essex at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

a county in southeast England, between East London and the North Sea//
the Earl of (1566-1601) an English soldier and politician. For many years he was a close friend and adviser of Queen Elizabeth I, but after their friendship ended she ordered him to be put in prison and, later, to be killed.//

ESSEX at English => English (acronym) Of Explained:

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Essex at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

County (pop. 1995 est.: 1,578,000), E England. It extends along the North Sea coastline between the Thames River and Stour River estuaries; the county seat is Chelmsford. The ancient county stretched west as far as Middlesex, but Greater London now incorporates its SW corner. It was a Roman center until the 5th-cent. Saxon invasions, and an Anglo-Saxon kingdom of the Heptarchy with its center at London. It came under Danish control in the 9th cent. and was later reconquered by Wessex. The modern county now takes much of London's overflow. Though much of the country is still farmed, it is the site of petroleum installations on the Thames River and of a nuclear power plant.

Essex at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n : a county in southeastern England on the North Sea and the
Thames estuary

Essex at English (WD) Of Explained:



* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /ɛs.ɪks/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /Es.Iks/

Proper noun

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  • A maritime county of England bordered by the North Sea, Suffolk, Hertfordshire and Middlesex, and separated from Kent by the Thames estuary.


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