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English definition of “gazetteer”

gazetteer

noun [C]     /ˌɡæz.əˈtɪər/ US  /-ˈtɪr/
a book or part of a book that contains a list of names of places , usually with some extra information : the Cambridge Gazetteer of the United States and CanadaReference books
(Definition of gazetteer noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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