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Definition of Northern Ireland from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Northern Ireland

 
BrE BrE//ˌnɔːðən ˈaɪələnd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌnɔːrðərn ˈaɪərlənd//
 
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a province of the United Kingdom occupying the north-east part of Ireland. The capital is Belfast. See related entries: Countries and continents
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Northern Ireland