Blantyre


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Blan·tyre

 (blăn-tīr′)
A city of southern Malawi. It is the largest city and chief commercial center of the country.

Blan•tyre

(blænˈtaɪər)

n.
a city in S Malawi. 355,200.
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Noun1.Blantyre - city in southern Malawi; largest city and commercial center of Malawi
Malawi, Nyasaland, Republic of Malawi - a landlocked republic in southern central Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1964
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There was a gentleman of the name of Blantyre staying at the hall; he always rode Lizzie, and praised her so much that one day Lady Anne ordered the side-saddle to be put on her, and the other saddle on me.
Blantyre came running to the gate; he looked anxiously about, and just caught sight of the flying figure, now far away on the road.
Scarcely drawing the rein, Blantyre shouted, "Which way?
While we were on the highroad, Blantyre had given me my head; but now, with a light hand and a practiced eye, he guided me over the ground in such a masterly manner that my pace was scarcely slackened, and we were decidedly gaining on them.
Blantyre kneeled down and called her name: there was no sound.
Two days after the accident Blantyre paid me a visit; he patted me and praised me very much; he told Lord George that he was sure the horse knew of Annie's danger as well as he did.
In fact, we couldn't fault the High Blantyre hostelry, no matter how hard we tried.
Decant and physical removal of material from Blantyre site to temporary storage facility3.
The pair are based in Blantyre - the second largest city in Malawi, not the Scottish town of the same name almost 8000 miles away.
The society delivered the second round of urgent aid to Chikawawa region, 80 km away from the commercial capital Blantyre on Sunday.
BLANTYRE, Malawi (AP) -- Madonna is in the African country of Malawi for the first time since she had a falling out with the former president last year.
Sur demande des responsables de la Federation algerienne de football (FAF), la direction de l'hotel Protea, lieu d'hebergement de la delegation de l'equipe nationale durant son sejour a Blantyre, a amenage une grande salle pour les prieres.