There are 2 main definitions of manchester in English:

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manchester 1

Pronunciation: /ˈmantʃɪstə/

noun

[mass noun] South African & Australian /NZ
Household linen.
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  • The shop sells clothes, toys, books, records and CDs, small furniture items, kitchenware and household items, manchester and plenty of bric-a-brac.
  • I know nothing, but it could be that the marketing team behind the brochure for manchester from Casuarina would welcome some new ideas.

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There are 2 main definitions of manchester in English:

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Manchester 2

Pronunciation: /ˈmantʃɪstə/
An industrial city and metropolitan district in NW England; population 396,300 (est. 2009). Founded in Roman times, it developed in the 18th and 19th centuries as a centre of the English cotton industry.

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