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Aberdeen meaning in English

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Aberdeen

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1. aberdeen

a town in western Washington

2. aberdeen

a town in northeastern South Dakota

3. aberdeen

a town in northeastern Maryland

4. aberdeen

a city in northeastern Scotland on the North Sea

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Aberdeen

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noun
1. 
a city in NE Scotland, on the North Sea: centre for processing North Sea oil and gas; university (1494). Pop: 184 788 (2001)
2.  City of Aberdeen
noun
George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of. 1784–1860, British statesman. He was foreign secretary under Wellington (1828) and Peel (1841–46); became prime minister of a coalition ministry in 1852 but was compelled to resign after mismanagement of the Crimean War (1855)

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Aberdeen

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1. 
administrative division of E Scotland
formerly a county
2. 
fishing port in E Scotland, on the North Sea: district pop. 205,000
3. 
town in NW Md.: pop. 14,000: site of Aberdeen Proving Ground of the U.S. Army

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Aberdeen

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1. A city of northeast Scotland on the North Sea at the mouth of the Dee River. It is known as "the Granite City" because stone from local quarries is used in many of its buildings.
2. A city of northwest South Dakota. It was founded as a railroad stop in 1881.

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