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burgh

1. (in Scotland) a town, esp one incorporated by charter, that enjoyed a degree of self-government until the local-government reorganization of 1975
2. an archaic form of borough
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Married de Burgh turned to the pretty Dubliner after his wife Diane - mother of Rosanna, 19, Hubie, 16, and Michael, three, was badly injured in a riding accident.
Unfortunately, for Ian Moor, once the real Chris de Burgh was standing next to him, he suddenly stopped looking like Chris de Burgh, and started looking more and more like Peter Beardsley.