EXAMPLES | noun Also Dun·bar·ton . Also called [duhn- bahr-tn] /dʌnˈbɑr tn/ Dum·bar·ton·shire . [duhm- bahr-tn-sheer, -sher] /dʌmˈbɑr tnˌʃɪər, -ʃər/ a historic county in W Scotland. a city in W Scotland, near the Clyde River: shipbuilding.
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Dumbarton. British Dictionary definitions for dumbarton noun a town in W Scotland, in West Dunbartonshire near the confluence of the Rivers Leven and Clyde: centred around the Rock of Dumbarton, an important stronghold since ancient times; engineering and distilling. Pop: 20 527 (2001)
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