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Offa's Dyke

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishOffa's DykeOf‧fa's Dyke /ˌɒfəz ˈdaɪk $ ˌɔːf-/  a long wall of earth, originally over 100 miles long, put up to mark the border between Wales and the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of Mercia, by King Offa of Mercia in the 8th century. Parts of it can still be seen.
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