- a county of NW Republic of Ireland, on the Atlantic: has a deeply indented low-lying coast; livestock and dairy farming. County town: Sligo. Pop: 58 200 (2002). Area: 1795 sq km (693 sq miles)
- a port in NW Republic of Ireland, county town of Co Sligo on Sligo Bay. Pop: 19 735 (2002)
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Sli•go (slī′gō),USA pronunciation n.
- Place Namesa county in Connaught province, in the NW Republic of Ireland. 55,425;
694 sq. mi. (1795 sq. km).
- Place Namesits county seat: a seaport. 18,609.
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Sligo /ˈslaɪɡəʊ/ n
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