Clwyd

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Clwyd,

river, c.30 mi (50 km) long, rising in Denbighshire, N Wales. It flows N through the Vale of Clwyd to the Irish Sea at Rhyl. The vale is notable for its excellent pastureland.

Clwyd

(klo͝o`ĭd), former county, N Wales, created in 1974 from Flintshire and parts of Denbighshire and Merionethshire. It was dissolved in 1996 and divided among the unitary authorities of Flintshire, Denbighshire, Wrexham, Conwy, and Powys.

Clwyd

a former county in NE Wales, formed in 1974 from Flintshire, most of Denbighshire, and part of Merionethshire; replaced in 1996 by Flintshire, Denbighshire, Wrexham county borough, and part of Conwy county borough
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Over 206 often harrowing days, the tribunal, based in the remote village of Ewloe, in Clwyd, Wales, heard evidence from 250 witnesses and received another 200 written statements.
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 13, 1995--As many as 200 jobs will be created in Clwyd, Wales, following the decision by a US pharmaceutical industry contracting company to establish its European base in a facility provided by the Welsh Development Agency at Deeside Industrial Park.