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Definition of the noun worcestershire

What does worcestershire mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. a savory sauce of vinegar and soy sauce and spices

Place

Worcestershire is a non-metropolitan county in the West Midlands region of England. Worcestershire pre-dates the Norman Conquest of 1066. For a brief period of 24 years in the late 20th century it was merged with neighbouring Herefordshire into the county of Hereford and Worcester.

  • also known as County Of Worcestershire, Worcester
  • country: United Kingdom

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"Worcestershire" is a book by Nikolaus Pevsner.

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Google previewTransactions (1907)

by Worcestershire Naturalists' Club, Carleton Rea

Worcestershire is a county fairly rich in both land and...

Google previewThe Self-instructor, Or Young Man's Companion: Being an Introduction to All the Various Branches of Useful Learning and Knowledge. ... (1834)

To which is Added, the Artist's Assistant; Comprising the Arts of Drawing, Perspective, Etching, Engraving Mezzotinto Scraping, Painting, Dyeing, Colouring of Maps, Etc. ...

WORCESTERSHIRE is an inland county, 30 miles long,and 20 broad; bounded on the north by Shropshire and Staffordshire, on the east by Warwickshire, on the west by Herefordshire, and on the south-east and south by Gloucestershire ...

Google previewThe No-Salt, Lowest-Sodium Cookbook (2002)

Hundreds of Favorite Recipes Created to Combat Congestive Heart Failure and Dangerous Hypertension by Donald A. Gazzaniga

Life All Natural Worcestershire is a low-sodium brand. Others will be available at your supermarket or health food store. Do not use Lea & Perrins, as it is loaded with sodium. 142 Satsuma mandarins are available fresh during November ...

Google previewObservations on a Tour Through Almost the Whole of England, and a Considerable Part of Scotland (1802)

In a Series of Letters, Addressed to a Large Number of Intelligent and Respectable Friends by Charles Dibdin

Worcestershire is an inland county, bounded by Staffordshire on the north, by Warwickshire on the east, by Gloucestershire on the south, and by Hereeord- shire and Shropshire on the west. It extends thirty-six miles in length, twenty- eight in ...

Google previewThe Young Woman's Companion, Or, Frugal Housewife (1811)

Containing the Most Approved Methods of Pickling, Preserving, Potting, Collaring, Confectionary, Managing and Colouring Foreign Wines and Spirits, Making English Wines, Compounds, &c. &c. Also the Art of Cookery, Containing Directions for Dressing All Kinds Butchers' Meat, Poultry, Game, Fish &c. &c. &c. with the Complete Art of Carving, Illustrated and Made Plain by Engravings. Likewise Instructions for Marketing. With the Theory of Brewing Malt Liquor. To which are Added, Directions for Letter Writing, Drawing, Painting, &c. and Several Valuable Miscellaneous Pieces

Worcestershire is an inland county; 30 miles ...

Google previewModern geography & history ... for the use of schools, by the rev. T. Clark (1823)

by John Galt

Worcestershire is a most beautiful county, and the soil, in the vales and meadows , is very fertile, particularly in the rich vale of Evesham; the country is beautifully diversified with hill and dale, and the meadows are watered by a number of rivers ...

Google previewChambers's Encyclopædia (1892)

Worcestershire is an inland English county of very irregular outline, bounded on the N. by Shropshire and Staffordshire, E. by Warwickshire and Oxfordshire, S. by Gloucestershire, and W. by Herefordshire and Shropshire. Its extreme northern ...

Google previewChambers's Encyclopaedia (1893)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge

Worcestershire is an inland English county of very irregular outline, bounded on the N. by Shropshire and Staffordshire, E. by Warwickshire and Oxfordshire, S. by Gloucestershire, and W. by Herefordshire and Shropshire. Its extreme northern ...

Google previewChambers's Encyclopa︠e︡dia (1912)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge

Worcestershire is an inland English county of very irregular outline, bounded on the N. by Shropshire and Staffordshire, E. by Warwickshire and Oxfordshire, S. by Gloucestershire, and W. by Herefordshire and Shropshire. Its extreme northern ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Heraldica, Or Complete Dictionary of Heraldry (1828)

by William Berry

FREVILE, [Worcestershire,] or, on a cross, pattée, gu. five lozenges vair. Frevile, or, on a cross, pattée, al". Frevile, or, a cross, flory, gu.—Crest, on each side of a chapeau gu. turned up ar, a wing, endorsed, or, Frevile, [Worcestershire,] or, ...

Google previewDictionary of Herbs, Spices, Seasonings, and Natural Flavorings (2013)

by Carole J. Skelly

WORCESTERSHIRE SAUCE: Theoriginal Worcestershire saucewas supposedly madeby two English druggists, Mr.Lea andMr. Perrins, from arecipe obtained froma ...

Google previewDictionary of National Biography (1897)

by Sir Leslie Stephen

seventh baronet, of Besford, Worcestershire, and Beechwood, Hertfordshire, politician and agriculturist, born on 23 May 1767, was the eldest son of Sir John Saunders Sebright, sixth ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland (2016)

by Patrick Hanks, Richard Coates, Peter McClure

Original Charters Relating to the City of Worcester, in Possession of the Dean and Chapter, and by them Preserved in the Cathedral Library, Oxford: The Worcestershire Historical Society. Hollings, M., ed. (1934–50), The Red Book of ...

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Scrabble value of W4O1R1C3E1S1T1E1R1S1H4I1R1E1

The value of this 14-letter word is 22 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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