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Tip·per·ar·y

 (tĭp′ə-râr′ē)

A town of south-central Ireland southwest of Dublin. The song “It’s a Long Way to Tipperary” was used as marching music by the British Expeditionary Force in World War I.

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Tipperary

(ˌtɪpəˈrɛərɪ)

n

(Placename) a county of S Republic of Ireland, in Munster province; divided into the North Riding and South Riding: mountainous. County town: Clonmel; Nenagh serves as administrative capital of the North Riding. Pop: 140 131 (2002). Area: 4255 sq km (1643 sq miles)

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Tip•per•ar•y

(ˌtɪp əˈrɛər i)

n.

a county in Munster province, in the S Republic of Ireland. 135,204; 1643 sq. mi. (4255 sq. km).

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