Definitions

from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A borough of northwest England north-northwest of Manchester. The city's textile industry dates to the early 17th century. Population: 105,000.
  • MountBlackburn A peak, 5,039.5 m (16,523 ft) high, of the Wrangell Mountains in southern Alaska.

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  • proper n. A town in Lancashire, England
  • proper n. A surname.

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  • n. black-and-white North American wood warbler having an orange-and-black head and throat

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Examples

  • BLACKBURN AFP - Blackburn climbed to seventh place in the Premier League here Sunday after a 2-0 win over West Bromwich Albion at Ewood Park.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • BLACKBURN, England (AFP) - Manchester United head into Sunday's trip to Blackburn knowing that even a perfect finish to the season will not necessarily be enough to overhaul Chelsea.

    Soccerway.com

  • BLACKBURN - Sir Alex Ferguson admits Manchester United's lacklustre 0-0 draw against Blackburn yesterday has left Chelsea in control of the Premier League title race.

    TODAYonline

  • BLACKBURN - Blackburn manager Sam Allardyce won his battle with close friend and long-time assistant Phil Brown as Rovers defeated 10-man Hull 1-0 at Ewood Park.

    TODAYonline

  • BLACKBURN, England (AFP) - Benni McCarthy made his point to Sam Allardyce as the South African's late goal put Blackburn on course for a crucial 2-1 win against Tottenham on Saturday.

    Soccerway.com

  • BLACKBURN (AFP) - Benni McCarthy's sixth goal in as many games put Blackburn on track for a

    Soccerway.com

  • BLACKBURN - BENNI McCarthy made his point to Sam Allardyce as the South African's late goal put Blackburn on course for a crucial 2-1 win against Tottenham on Saturday.

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  • BLACKBURN: Blackburn striker Jason Roberts has become the Premier League's club latest star to suffer from suspected swine flu.

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  • BLACKBURN: Blackburn manager Sam Allardyce is to have surgery to widen an artery and will miss the next three Premier League games.

    nst online

  • BLACKBURN, England (AFP) - Emmanuel Adebayor hit a hat-trick as Arsenal warmed up for the start of their Champions League campaign by thumping Blackburn 4-0 on Saturday.

    Soccerway.com

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