/ (ˈkəʊlˈreɪn) /

  1. a town in N Northern Ireland, in Coleraine district, Co Antrim, on the River Bann; light industries; university (1965). Pop: 24 089 (2001)

  2. a district in N Northern Ireland, in Co Antrim and Co Londonderry. Pop: 56 024 (2003 est). Area: 485 sq km (187 sq miles)

Words Nearby Coleraine

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

How to use Coleraine in a sentence

  • The veins are mostly, especially in the lower cuttings, more free from impurities than those of Coleraine.

    Asbestos | Robert H. Jones
  • The stratification at Broughton is peculiar, and different from anything that is found either in Thetford or Coleraine.

    Asbestos | Robert H. Jones
  • How he should astonish Coleraine and its neighborhood by his revelations of the Knight and his family!

  • Similar exclusive privileges were conferred upon the corporation of Coleraine.

  • The representatives of Derry and Coleraine were not only elected without cost, but paid for their attendance in Parliament.