Northern Ireland
geographical name country NE Ireland; a division of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland capital Belfast area 5452 square miles (14,121 square kilometers), population 1,543,000 — see ulster

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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