/kɜˈkubriʃɪə/ (say ker'koohbreeshear), /-ʃə/ (say -shuh)

a former county of south-western Scotland, now part of Dumfries and Galloway.
Also, Kirkcudbright.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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