Connaught

[ kon-awt ]
/ ˈkɒn ɔt /

noun

a province in the NW Republic of Ireland. 6,610 sq. mi. (17,120 sq. km).

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Connaught
/ (ˈkɒnɔːt) /

noun

another name for Connacht
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