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PRONUNCIATION OF DEVIZES

Devizes  [dəˈvaɪzəz] play
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Devizes is a noun.
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WHAT DOES DEVIZES MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Devizes

Devizes

Coordinates: 51°21′11″N 1°59′38″W / 51.353°N 1.994°W / 51.353; -1.994 Devizes /dɨvaɪzɨz/ is a market town and civil parish in Wiltshire, England. The town is about 10.5 miles southeast of Chippenham and about 11 miles east of Trowbridge. Devizes serves as a centre for banks, solicitors and shops, with a large open market place where a market is held once a week. It has nearly five hundred listed buildings, a large open Green at the heart of the town, some notable churches and a Town Hall. Its development has grown around the 11th century Norman castle.

Definition of Devizes in the English dictionary

The definition of Devizes in the dictionary is a market town in S England, in Wiltshire: agricultural and dairy products. Pop: 14 379.

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trousers
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tweezers
ˈtwiːzəz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DEVIZES

Devine

WORDS THAT END LIKE DEVIZES

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ديفايزيس
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Devizes,
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デヴィゼス
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DEVIZES»

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Chronicle
The life of the king and almost all the important events are recorded in this work. Due to its picturesque depiction, the work is fantastic.
Richard Devizes, 2006
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A History, Military and Municipal of the Ancient Borough of ...
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
James Waylen, E H Goddard, 2011
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The Annals of the Royal and Ancient Borough of Devizes, ...
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1908 Excerpt: .
James Waylen, 2012
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Wiltshire meeting on the Roman Catholic claims; held at the ...
Wiltshire meeting. groundless — He believed Bonaparte relied on l»is numerous resources, on his legions, on his Viayonets, (entrusted by the bye without exclusion to men of all sects and religions, ) more thau on his influence with the Pope ...
Wiltshire meeting, 1813
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Planters, Paupers, and Pioneers: English Settlers in ...
Manufactured or not, the publicity must have helped Douse to recruit the thirty- seven people from Devizes, and places nearby, who came to settle in Lot 31 in 1842.160 They almost certainly included Mary Ann Willis (wife of John), from ...
Lucille H. Campey, 2010
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The Chronicle of Richard of Devizes
Purchase of this book includes free trial access to www.million-books.com where you can read more than a million books for free. This is an OCR edition with typos. Excerpt from book: RICHARD OF CIRENCESTER'S DESCRIPTION OF BRITAIN,
Richard, 2009
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Articles on People from Devizes, Including: Daphne Oram, ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Hephaestus Books, 2011
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English Historical Documents, 1189-1327
I. Richard of Devizes, "Of the Time of King Richard I" : selected passages from the years 1 190-2 {The Chronicle of Richard of Devizes of the Time of King Richard the First, trans. J. T. Appleby (Nelson's Medieval Texts, 1963), pp. 9-13, 27-35, ...
David Charles Douglas, Harry Rothwell, 1996
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Ancient reliques: or, Delineations of monastic, castellated, ...
JOHN S CHURCH, DEVIZES, WILTSHIRE. Devizes is a populous town in Wiltshire, distant eighty- seven miles and a half from London, and probably derives its name from the latin word devisa, signifying division, a name supposed to have ...
James Storer, 1812
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Rural rides
FROM SALISBURY TO WARMINSTER, FROM WARMINSTER TO FROME, FROM FROME TO DEVIZES, AND FROM DEVIZES TO HIGHWORTH. " Hear this, O ye that swallow up the needy, even to make the poor of the land to fail : saying,  ...
William Cobbett, 1830

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DEVIZES»

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Author whose book honours Wootton Bassett and Afghanistan fallen …
Mr Brown, who was made an MBE in the 2011 New Year's Honour List, will be at Devizes Book Shop at 11.30am. He received his honour for ... «The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald, Jul 15»
2
Devizes treatment centre gets 99 per cent approval rating
The NHS Treatment Centre, Devizes was rated 99% by patients. Pictured with a patient is registered Nurse Jess Amor Siobhan Boyle ... «The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald, Jul 15»
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Street festival to showcase corner of Devizes
TRADERS in Sidmouth Street, Devizes, hope people will flock to their corner of the town on Saturday (11) as they stage a fun day to co-incide ... «The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald, Jul 15»
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Children's clothing shop Just Kidding proves a hit in Devizes
Branded uniforms are also available for Wansdyke, Bishops Cannings, St Barnabas, Nursteed, Rowde, Five Lanes and the Devizes School ... «The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald, Jul 15»
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Devizes School set for new production of James and the Giant Peach
DEVIZES School is all set for its latest production of James and the Giant Peach, which starts this Thursday. Following on from the success of Oliver earlier in the ... «The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald, Jul 15»
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Devizes aerial photography company owner warns others about the …
DEVIZES drone company owner Dominic Cross is warning others about the safe use of drones as many do not know the laws. The 46-year-old, ... «This Is Wiltshire, Jul 15»
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Brogan's, The Brittox, Devizes
BROGAN'S, in the the middle of the Brittox, has been smartened up no end since the last time I crossed the threshold quite a few years ago. «Swindon Advertiser, Jul 15»
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Play tennis for free in Devizes at club's open day
Devizes Tennis Club is opening its doors on Sunday, the middle of Wimbledon fortnight, with the chance to play for free between 10am and ... «The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald, Jul 15»
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International rally stops off in Devizes
VINTAGE car owners were out in force on Sunday as the Karmann Ghia international rally passed through Devizes. The Karmann Ghia is a classic sports car, ... «The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald, Jul 15»
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Students in Devizes met Britain's fastest snowboarder
This Is Wiltshire: Olympic day at Devizes School. Students with Jamie Barrow World Record Olympic day at Devizes School. Students with ... «This Is Wiltshire, Jul 15»

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