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a city in southern England to the northwest of London

a university town in northern Mississippi

a university in England

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No, it would have made more sense if Chicago had got the one given to Oxford, the City of Dreaming Spires, and Oxford was given something like Almost As Good As Cambridge.
The former is known as the City of Dreaming Spires, boasting a famous Art Gallery among its lively pubs and restaurants, while the latter hosts some of Europe's finest medieval structures.
Oxford, the City of Dreaming Spires, is famous the world over for its university and place in history, the university town of Cambridge boasts some of the noblest Gothic architecture in Great Britain, while the unspoiled countryside, resplendent with red-brick windmills teems with wildlife.
They are used to dishing out firsts in the city of dreaming spires, and Chris Wilder's 16-1 shots should have their sights set only on first place.
As for Hemming's own time in the city of dreaming spires, he admits he did not row.
Alonso, 24, has adopted the city of dreaming spires as his home - but it seems none of his neighbours realise they are living next to a superstar.