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Belfast

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geographical name Bel·fast \ˈbel-ˌfast, bel-ˈ\

Simple Definition of Belfast

  • : city in Northern Ireland

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Belfast

  1. 1 district E Northern Ireland, established 1974 area 54 square miles (140 square kilometers), pop 283,746

  2. 2 city & port ∗ of Northern Ireland at head of Belfast Lough (inlet) pop 295,100


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