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Black·burn

 (blăk′bûrn′)
A borough of northwest England north-northwest of Manchester.
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Blackburn

(ˈblækbɜːn)
n
1. (Placename) a city in NW England, in Blackburn with Darwen unitary authority, Lancashire: formerly important for textiles, now has mixed industries. Pop: 105 085 (2001)
2. (Placename) Mount Blackburn a mountain in SE Alaska, the highest peak in the Wrangell Mountains. Height: 5037 m (16 523 ft)
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Black•burn

(ˈblæk bərn)

n.
1. a city in central Lancashire, in NW England. 142,200.
2. Mount, a mountain in SE Alaska, in the Wrangell Mountains. 16,140 ft. (4920 m).
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Noun1.Blackburn - black-and-white North American wood warbler having an orange-and-black head and throatBlackburn - black-and-white North American wood warbler having an orange-and-black head and throat
New World warbler, wood warbler - small bright-colored American songbird with a weak unmusical song
Dendroica, genus Dendroica - a genus of Parulidae
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