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Westminster.

1 Residential city (1990 pop. 78,118), Orange co., S Calif.; founded 1870 as a temperance colony for Presbyterians, inc. 1957. It has several industrial parks. Naval Weapons Station Seal Beach and Joint Forces Training Base Los Alamitos, with units of the California National Guard and the Army Reserve, are nearby. Westminster has been marked by economic growth since the 1970s along with most of southern California.

2 City (1990 pop. 74,625), Adams and Jefferson counties, N central Colo., a residential suburb of DenverDenver,
city (1990 pop. 467,610), alt. 5,280 ft (1,609 m), state capital, coextensive with Denver co., N central Colo., on a plateau at the foot of the Front Range of the Rocky Mts., along the South Platte River where Cherry Creek meets it; est. 1858 and named after James W.
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; inc. 1911. Electronic equipment, leather goods, and aerial lifts are manufactured in the city. Westminster was marked by tremendous residential growth in the late 20th cent., along with the entire Denver metropolitan area. Standley Lake there provides the city with both water and recreation.

Westminster

1. a borough of Greater London, on the River Thames: contains the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, and Buckingham Palace. Pop.: 222 000 (2003 est.). Area: 22 sq. km (8 sq. miles)
2. the Houses of Parliament at Westminster
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The choir also will perform two works with themes of peace written by Westminster composers: "Little Lamb" by Joel Phillips and "Peace Song," composed for the Westminster Choir by Tim Brent.
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Business Secretary Sajid Javid told Andrew Marr that Westminster has no obligation to help Welsh industry, only English industry, but Westminster would rather help Welsh industry.
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WESTMINSTER does nothing for Wales, a Plaid Cymru MP has claimed.
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IT has been announced that Parliament could be moving to Covent Garden whilst maintenance work takes place on the Palace of Westminster.
Two dioceses have made generous donations to the diocese of New Westminster to help offset legal costs associated with litigation over church property rights.
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uk, a leading UK family history website, has published online for the very first time parish records held by the City of Westminster Archives Centre.