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Bol·ton

 (bōl′tən)
A borough of northwest England northwest of Manchester. It was a center of the woolen trade from the 14th to the 18th century.

Bolton

(ˈbəʊltən)
n
1. (Placename) a town in NW England, in Bolton unitary authority, Greater Manchester: centre of the woollen trade since the 14th century; later important for cotton. Pop: 139 403 (2001)
2. (Placename) a unitary authority in NW England, in Greater Manchester. Pop: 263 800 (2003 est). Area: 140 sq km (54 sq miles)

Bol•ton

(ˈboʊl tn)

n.
a borough in Greater Manchester, in NW England. 265,200.
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Amir said his academy was modelled after the one he established in Bolton, England.
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When he made the quick dash down from Bolton, England coach Fabio Capello might not have been expecting to spend half-time thinking about whether Bent should be in his squad for the World Cup quali-fiers against Ukraine and Belarus.
When he made the quick dash down from Bolton, England coach Fabio Capello might not have been expecting to spend half time thinking about whether Bent should be in his squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Ukraine and Belarus.
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The Bolton, England, native drives a 2001 blue Ford Focus, not a brand new Cadillac Escalade, the car Beckham drove to his introduction ceremony last week.
Sandusky Walmsley, Bolton, England, has joined forces with threading systems experts William Kenyon, Dukinfield, to bid for several paper machine rebuild projects in the United Kingdom and throughout the world.