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(Placename) a town in SW Scotland, the administrative centre of East Ayrshire: associations with Robert Burns; engineering and textile industries; whisky blending. Pop: 43 588 (2001)


(kɪlˈmɑr nək)

a city in the Strathclyde region, in SW Scotland. 52,080.
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Killie pose a stern test Motherwell take on Kilmarnock this weekend who are currently on a very good run in the Ladbrokes Premiership and are hunting the Steelmen down in the table.
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1 KENNY SHIELS revealed the Kilmarnock dressing room was left "despondent" despite beating Celtic 1-0 in the Scottish Communities League Cup final , as the father of midfielder Liam Kelly suffered a suspected heart attack in the Hampden stand and died.
Jack Kelly, 59, received emergency treatment yards from the Kilmarnock dugout after his son had helped his team to a 1-0 win over Celtic.
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