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Cottonopolis

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Manchester, the great centre of cotton manufactures.

“His friends thought he would have preferred the busy life of Cottonopolis to the out-of-way county of Cornwall.”—Newspaper paragraph, January, 1886.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Cotswold Barley
Cotswold Lion
Cotta
Cottage Countess (The)
Cottage Orné (A) (French)
Cottys
Cotton
Cotton Lord
Cottonian Library
Cottonopolis
Cotytto
Coucy
Couleur de Rose (French)
Coulin
Councils
Counsel
Count Kin with One (To)
Count not your Chickens
Count out the House (To)
Count Upon (To)