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 (skär′bûr′ō, -bŭr′ō, -bər-ə)
A town of northeast England on the North Sea north of Hull. Site of a Bronze Age village and a fourth-century ad Roman signaling tower, it is a noted seaside resort.
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(Placename) a fishing port and resort in NE England, in North Yorkshire on the North Sea: developed as a spa after 1660; ruined 12th-century castle. Pop: 38 364 (2001)
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(ˈskɑrˌbɜr oʊ, -ˌbʌr oʊ, -bər ə)

a seaport in North Yorkshire, in NE England. 108,700.
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But Lucy was not yet able to go to church, or any place where Maggie could see her; and even the hope of that departed, when the news was told her by aunt Glegg, that Lucy was really going away in a few days to Scarborough with the Miss Guests, who had been heard to say that they expected their brother to meet them there.
THE consulting-rooms of Dr Orion Hood, the eminent criminologist and specialist in certain moral disorders, lay along the sea-front at Scarborough, in a series of very large and well-lighted french windows, which showed the North Sea like one endless outer wall of blue-green marble.
Then, advancing into the middle of the room with a bow, he produced from his pocket a big bill printed in blue and red, which announced that ZALADIN, the World's Greatest Conjurer, Contortionist, Ventriloquist and Human Kangaroo would be ready with an entirely new series of Tricks at the Empire Pavilion, Scarborough, on Monday next at eight o'clock precisely.
The steamers Emma and Scarborough made trips up and down the coast, and there was an unusual amount of `tripping' both to and from Whitby.
The others have been gone on to Scarborough, these three weeks."
Even if Manila does not reassert sovereignty over Scarborough, China should be careful to not push its luck.
China has reassured President Rodrigo Duterte that Scarborough Shoal would be spared from Beijing's militarization of the disputed South China Sea.
The sounds of oompah music and the clinking of beer glasses will be heard this October at Scarborough's Open Air theatre following a licence application from a venue operator.
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana clarified on Wednesday that he was referring to China's seizure of the Scarborough or Panatag Shoal in 2012 when he called the country a "bully."
Alejano asks Coast Guard for clearance to visit Scarborough !-- -- Patricia Lourdes Viray ( - April 15, 2019 - 4:48pm MANILA, Philippines Rep.
Acting Supreme Court Chief Justice Antonio Carpio on Thursday said the Philippine government should ask the United States and Asean countries to make Scarborough Shoal an 'official red line' in the South China Sea dispute.