Meaning of Peterborough

Pe•ter•bor•ough

Pronunciation: (pē'tur-bûr"ō, -bur"ō, -bur-u), [key]
— n.
  1. a city in Cambridgeshire, in central England. 115,000.
  2. a city in SE Ontario, in SE Canada. 59,683.
  3. a former administrative division in Cambridgeshire, in central England. 84 sq. mi. (218 sq. km).
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