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 (kär-līl′, kär′līl′)
A borough of northwest England near the Scottish border. Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned in Carlisle's 11th-century castle from May to July 1568.
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(kɑːˈlaɪl; ˈkɑːlaɪl)
(Placename) a city in NW England, administrative centre of Cumbria: railway and industrial centre. Pop: 71 773 (2001). Latin name: Luguvallum
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(kɑrˈlaɪl, ˈkɑr laɪl)

a city in Cumbria, in NW England. 102,900.
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The first ISDT was held in 1913 at Carlisle, England.
The second asset consists of three units adjacent to the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle, England. Impact Healthcare will acquire a 74-bed care home Kingston Court, cancer out-patient facility Revier House, and a surgery for orthodontic care.
TMS Motor Spares Ltd., headquartered in Carlisle, England, is a leading automotive parts distributor with 17 locations in Scotland and seven in England.
The accused said he had attended a Travellers' gathering in Appleby near Carlisle, England.
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ITASCA, Ill.-Enesco European Giftware Group, a subsidiary of giftware manufacturer Enesco Group Inc., closed its Shaddon Mill manufacturing site in Carlisle, England, eliminating about 45 positions as of the end of September.