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Darlington

[dahr-ling-tuh n]
noun
  1. a city in S Durham, in NE England.
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Historical Examples of darlington

  • The Stockton and Darlington line was opened for traffic on the 27th September, 1825.

    Lives of the Engineers

    Samuel Smiles

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

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

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

    The Cricket

    Marjorie Cooke

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

    The Cricket

    Marjorie Cooke


British Dictionary definitions for darlington

Darlington

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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