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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [krahyst-church]
    • /ˈkraɪstˌtʃɜrtʃ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [krahyst-church]
    • /ˈkraɪstˌtʃɜrtʃ/

Definitions of christchurch word

  • noun christchurch a city in New Zealand, on E South Island: manufacturing centre of a rich agricultural region; suffered major damage and loss of life in a series of earthquakes in 2010–11. Pop: 366 000 (2013 est) 3
  • noun christchurch a town and resort in S England, in SE Dorset. Pop: 47 900 (2011) 3
  • noun christchurch city on the E coast of South Island, New Zealand: pop. 318,000 3
  • noun christchurch a city on E South Island, in New Zealand. 1

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christchurch popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 66% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

christchurch usage trend in Literature

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