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Dunedin

(dənē`dĭn), city (1996 pop. 118,143), SE South Island, New Zealand, at the head of Otago Harbor. Dunedin, with Port Chalmers, is an important port and industrial center. The chief exports are wool, meat, and furniture. The Univ. of Otago (the first in New Zealand), and Knox, Selwyn, and Holy Cross theological colleges are in the city. It was founded in 1848 as a Free Church of Scotland settlement. (Dunedin is the Gaelic equivalent of Edinburgh.)

Dunedin,

Scotland: see EdinburghEdinburgh
, city (1991 pop. 433,200) and council area, royal burgh, capital of Scotland, on the Firth of Forth. Leith, part of the city since 1920, is Edinburgh's port. The city is famous in Scottish legend and literature as Dunedin or "Auld Reekie.
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Dunedin,

resort city (1990 pop. 34,012), Pinellas co., W Fla., on the Gulf Coast and St. Joseph Sound (part of the Intracoastal WaterwayIntracoastal Waterway,
c.3,000 mi (4,827 km) long, partly natural, partly artificial, providing sheltered passage for commercial and leisure boats along the U.S. Atlantic coast from Boston, Mass. to Key West, S Fla., and along the Gulf of Mexico coast from Apalachee Bay, NW Fla.
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); founded by Scots in 1870, inc. 1898. It is a growing commercial center and a processing site for citrus fruit. Dunedin's population more than doubled in the late 20th cent. The city is connected to Dunedin Beach, an island, by a causeway.

Dunedin

a port in New Zealand, on SE South Island: founded (1848) by Scottish settlers. Pop.: 121 900 (2004 est.)
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Dunedin City Council is spending $50,000 on geotechnical reports for the carpark, and has given the developer three months to confirm it will buy the land.
It was also assisted by a grant from Creative New Zealand through the Creative Communities Scheme locally managed by the Dunedin City Council.
CARDIFF Council will make a decision on its new chief executive this week with the current chief executive of Dunedin City Council expected to get the job.
Paul Orders, corporate director for Cardiff council, has been appointed chief executive of Dunedin City Council.
The Dunedin City Council is protecting local firms from the worst of the cold economic blasts hitting this country.
The Dunedin City Council and the Otago Cricket Association say the concept mirrors "black-outs" created during the All Blacks' games in the city.
Also, despite the enabling powers given to local authorities by the 1869 Public Libraries Act, the Athenaeum refused to be taken over by the Dunedin City Council.
contracts for the maintenance of the urban and rural road networks for Dunedin City Council and Hauraki District Council until June 2019;
Mr Orders relocated to New Zealand in 2011 where he earns PS175,000 as chief executive of Dunedin City Council.
A department of the Dunedin City Council, Enterprise Dunedin is managing the economic development and marketing of the city.
The Dunedin City Council voted to not invest in the munitions, tobacco, fossil fuel extraction, gambling or pornography industries.