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Barnsley

[bahrnz-lee]
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noun
  1. a city in South Yorkshire, in N England.
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Examples from the Web for barnsley

Historical Examples

  • Leeds and Barnsley are the centres of the linen trade in England.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 16, Slice 6

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  • In Barnsley's opinion, that put him more or less ahead of the game.

    The Wedge

    Horace Brown Fyfe

  • Barnsley fingered his beard to hide a grin and turned the other way.

    The Wedge

    Horace Brown Fyfe

  • Barnsley grinned into his improvised pillow as Sanchez signed off.

    The Wedge

    Horace Brown Fyfe

  • As far as he knew, Barnsley was the only Terran to reach this planet alive.

    The Wedge

    Horace Brown Fyfe


British Dictionary definitions for barnsley

Barnsley

noun
  1. an industrial town in N England, in Barnsley unitary authority, South Yorkshire. Pop: 71 599 (2001)
  2. a unitary authority in N England, in South Yorkshire. Pop: 220 200 (2003 est). Area: 329 sq km (127 sq miles)
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