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Cumberland

Line breaks: Cum¦ber|land
Pronunciation: /ˈkʌmbələnd
 
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Definition of Cumberland in English:

A former county of NW England. In 1974 it was united with Westmorland and part of Lancashire to form Cumbria.

Words that rhyme with Cumberland

Northumberland

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