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 (bôrn′məth, bo͝orn′-)
A borough of southern England on the English Channel southwest of Southampton. It is a popular resort and fine-arts center.


1. (Placename) a resort in S England, in Bournemouth unitary authority, Dorset, on the English Channel. Pop: 167 527 (2001)
2. (Placename) a unitary authority in SE Dorset. Pop: 163 700 (2003 est). Area: 46 sq km (17 sq miles)


(ˈbʊərn məθ, ˈbɔrn-, ˈboʊrn-)

a city in Dorset in S England: seashore resort. 159,900.
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Henley were engaged in writing plays in Bournemouth they made a number of titles, hoping to use them in the future.
I'll live anywhere except Bournemouth, Torquay, and Cheltenham.
Tell me Alleyne Edricson," he broke out, suddenly, as they clattered along the winding track which leads over the Bournemouth hills, "has it not seemed to you that of late the Lady Maude is paler and more silent than is her wont?
And in this hope she carried off Flora de Barral to Bournemouth for the winter months in the quality of reader and companion.
The council is seeking the services of a supplier to deliver architect and principal designer services for 8-14 prince of wales road, bournemouth bh4 9he and 129-139 princess road, bournemouth, dorset, bh4 9hg.
HUDDERSFIELD Town host AFC Bournemouth at the John Smith's Stadium in a crucial Premier League game on Sunday, where a victory would boost their survival hopes.
REF: Stuart Attwell HEAD2HEAD: Bournemouth 2, West Ham 5, draws 2ODDS: Bournemouth 6/4, West Ham 15/8, draw 11/5
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The on-loan Bournemouth frontman has been a hit on Wearside, scoring ten goals in just 14 Championship starts which makes him the division's highest scorer despite the Black Cats sitting in the lower reaches of the table.
Grabban's form has not gone unnoticed by some of Sunderland's Championship rivals and, with the season-long loan agreement that brought him to Wearside containing a clause that allows Bournemouth to recall him in January if they can find a buyer, the danger is that the Cherries will look to cash in on him during the transfer window.
BOURNEMOUTH v LEICESTER Premier League Best prices 19-10 Bournemouth, 13-8 Leicester, 5-2 draw 3pm TEAM NEWS Bournemouth: Harry Arter (Achilles) is a major doubt and Dan Gosling (knock) faces a late check.
Raheem Sterling struck in the seventh minute of stoppage time to earn Manchester City a 2-1 Premier League victory over Bournemouth on Saturday but was then sent off in a tumultuous finale on the south coast.

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