a district of W Northern Ireland, in Co Tyrone. Pop: 38 565 (2003 est). Area: 862 sq km (333 sq miles)
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How to use Strabane in a sentence
The hills round Strabane retain their Irish names, but the genius of the place is distinctly Scottish.
These considerations are closely observed by the people of Strabane, the best of whom are steady loyalists.
There are three rivers at Strabane, which, notwithstanding the neglect of the guide-books, is well worth the tourist's attention.
The Town Commissioners, as a whole, are not highly esteemed by the people of Strabane.
Strabane stood at the meeting of the rivers Mourne and Fin to form the Foyle; and in the three valleys the land was fertile.A History of Epidemics in Britain, Volume II (of 2) | Charles Creighton