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Bradford

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Noun

1. bradford, william bradford

United States printer (born in England) whose press produced the first American prayer book and the New York City's first newspaper (1663-1752)

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Bradford

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noun
1. 
an industrial city in N England, in Bradford unitary authority, West Yorkshire: a centre of the woollen industry from the 14th century and of the worsted trade from the 18th century; university (1966). Pop: 293 717 (2001)
2. 
a unitary authority in West Yorkshire. Pop: 477 800 (2003 est). Area: 370 sq km (143 sq miles)

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Bradford

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William1590-1657; 2d governor of Plymouth Colony
city in N England, in West Yorkshire: county district pop. 457,000

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Bradford

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English colonist in America. A signer of the Mayflower Compact and a settler of Plymouth Plantation, he was elected governor for 30 one-year terms and led the colony through its difficult early years.
English-born American colonial printer whose press produced the first American Book of Common Prayer (1710), New York City's first newspaper (1725), and numerous other items.
A city of north-central England west of Leeds, historically noted for its worsted mills.

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