- a county in Leinster in the N central Republic of Ireland. 681 sq. mi. (1765 sq. km). County seat: Mullingar.
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General Ginckel went into winter quarters at Mullingar, in Westmeath.The Huguenots in France
But I had a delicious fortnight with the Duchess in a driving tour in Westmeath.
A Westmeath landlord, whom Swift met from time to time in London.The Journal to Stella
Westmeath is the only Irish locality that has so far been mentioned.The Moths of the British Isles, Second Series
Loch Derravaragh is the most peculiarly-shaped of all the Westmeath lakes.Beauties and Antiquities of Ireland
T. O. Russell
- a county of N central Republic of Ireland, in Leinster province: mostly low-lying, with many lakes and bogs. County town: Mullingar. Pop: 71 858 (2002). Area: 1764 sq km (681 sq miles)
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