/gras"mear, grahs"-/, n.
1. a lake in Westmoreland, in NW England. 1 mi. (1.6 km) long.
2. a village on this lake: Wordsworth's home 1790-1808.

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Grasmere [Grasmere]
a village in the English ↑Lake District where William Wordsworth lived for much of his life, and where the ↑Lake Poets used to meet. Wordsworth’s house, ↑Dove Cottage, and thechurchyard where he is buried are popular with tourists. The village is by a small lake, also called Grasmere.

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