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Westminster

Syllabification: West·min·ster
Pronunciation: /ˈwes(t)ˌminstər
 
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Definition of Westminster in English:

2A city in north central Colorado, northwest of Denver; population 107,056 (est. 2008).
3An inner London borough that contains the Houses of Parliament and many government offices. Full name City of Westminster.
3.1Used in reference to the British Parliament: Westminster enforced successive cuts in pay

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