Main meanings of Aylesbury in English

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Aylesbury1

Pronunciation /ˈeɪlzb(ə)ri/

proper noun

  • A town in south central England, the county town of Buckinghamshire; population 69,300 (est. 2008).

Main meanings of Aylesbury in English

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Aylesbury2

Pronunciation /ˈeɪlzb(ə)ri/

nounplural noun Aylesburys

(also Aylesbury duck)
  • A domestic duck of a breed with white plumage.

    ‘It was also introduced to Europe and the famous Aylesbury duck of England is, if not exactly the same variety, a very close approximation.’
    • ‘The ducks, from Silver and Apricot Call Ducks to Muscovies and of course his champion Aylesburys, appear to be in heaven.’
    • ‘Keith runs an organic smallholding and keeps free range hens and these Aylesbury duck.’