East Anglia

a region of eastern England that was formerly a kingdom
Part Holonyms: ↑England

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East Anglia [East Anglia]
a region of eastern England that includes ↑Norfolk, ↑Suffolk and parts of ↑Cambridgeshire and ↑Essex. The landscape is flat and it is an agricultural area, producing a lot of grain.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • East Anglia — 1. former Anglo Saxon kingdom in E England 2. corresponding section in modern England, chiefly comprising the counties of Norfolk and Suffolk …   English World dictionary

  • East Anglia — Lage Ostangliens in England; auf dieser Darstellung ist auch Essex mit eingeschlossen (als südliche der vier Grafschaften) Ostanglien (engl. East Anglia) ist die traditionelle Bezeichnung einer Gegend im Osten Englands, die sich zwischen London,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • East-Anglia — Est Anglie Les royaumes de l Heptarchie (en jaune) vers 800 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • East Anglia — Est Anglie Les royaumes de l Heptarchie (en jaune) vers 800 …   Wikipédia en Français

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