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Darlington

[dahr-ling-tuh n] /ˈdɑr lɪŋ tən/
noun
1.
a city in S Durham, in NE England.
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  • The Stockton and Darlington line was opened for traffic on the 27th September, 1825.

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  • Mr. Pease died at Darlington, on the 31st of July, 1858, aged ninety two.

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  • It wouldn't have hurt you to drive her to Mrs. Darlington's.

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  • Mrs. Darlington in search of the bonny Captain spoke to her.

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  • Mrs. Darlington stared, laughed, retreated and the story went the rounds.

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  • “Imagine Isabelle inconspicuous,” laughed Mrs. Darlington again.

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  • She wished she were beautiful, like Mrs. Darlington, or Max.

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  • “The dear, ingenuous little thing,” said Mrs. Darlington, tartly.

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  • He is member for Darlington, son and nephew of the famous Pease Brothers.

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  • Left Darlington about nine o'clock, and came to Northallerton.

British Dictionary definitions for Darlington

Darlington

/ˈdɑːlɪŋtən/
noun
1.
an industrial town in NE England in Darlington unitary authority, S Durham: developed mainly with the opening of the Stockton-Darlington railway (1825). Pop: 86 082 (2001)
2.
a unitary authority in NE England, in Durham. Pop: 98 200 (2003 est). Area: 198 sq km (77 sq miles)
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