Blackpool

[ blak-pool ]
/ ˈblækˌpul /

noun

a seaport in W Lancashire, in NW England: resort.

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Blackpool
/ (ˈblækˌpuːl) /

noun

a town and resort in NW England, in Blackpool unitary authority, Lancashire on the Irish Sea: famous for its tower, 158 m (518 ft) high, and its illuminations. Pop: 142 283 (2001)
a unitary authority in NW England, in Lancashire. Pop: 142 400 (2003 est). Area: 35 sq km (13 sq miles)
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