Definition of “place name” - English Dictionary


“place name” in English

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place namenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈpleɪs ˌneɪm/ us /ˈpleɪs ˌneɪm/

the official name of a town or an area:

York and Toledo are place names.

(Definition of “place name” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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