Sligo

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Sli·go

 (slī′gō)
A borough of northern Ireland on Sligo Bay, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean. There are megalithic ruins nearby.

Sligo

(ˈslaɪɡəʊ)
n
1. (Placename) a county of NW Republic of Ireland, on the Atlantic: has a deeply indented low-lying coast; livestock and dairy farming. County town: Sligo. Pop: 58 200 (2002). Area: 1795 sq km (693 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a port in NW Republic of Ireland, county town of Co Sligo on Sligo Bay. Pop: 19 735 (2002)

Sli•go

(ˈslaɪ goʊ)

n.
a county in Connaught province, in the NW Republic of Ireland. 55,425; 694 sq. mi. (1795 sq. km).
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Settled in the 13th century on the banks of the narrow Sligeach and Garavogue rivers, Sligo now makes the most of its Yeats connection.
On the banks of the narrow Sligeach and Garavogue rivers, Sligo also makes the most of its Yeats connection.