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Monaghan

(mŏn`əhən, –hăn'), county (1991 pop. 51,293), 498 sq mi (1,290 sq km), N Republic of Ireland, bordered on the N by Northern Ireland. The county seat is MonaghanMonaghan
, county (1991 pop. 51,293), 498 sq mi (1,290 sq km), N Republic of Ireland, bordered on the N by Northern Ireland. The county seat is Monaghan. The northwest portion of the county is a part of the fertile central plain of Ireland; to the south and east are hilly
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. The northwest portion of the county is a part of the fertile central plain of Ireland; to the south and east are hilly sections. It is primarily an agricultural county. The main enterprise is the raising of beef and dairy cattle. Potatoes, oats, and turnips are the chief crops; pigs, sheep, and poultry, as well as cattle, are raised in large numbers. Other industries are bacon curing and the manufacture of furniture and footwear.

Monaghan,

town (1991 pop. 5,919), seat of Co. Monaghan, N Republic of Ireland. It is a farm market with some manufacturing. Monaghan houses the cathedral of the Roman Catholic diocese of Clogher.

Monaghan

1. a county of NE Republic of Ireland, in Ulster province: many small lakes. County town: Monaghan. Pop.: 52 593 (2002). Area: 1292 sq. km (499 sq. miles)
2. a town in NE Republic of Ireland, county town of Co. Monaghan. Pop.: 5717 (2002)
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Monaghan tells the Boston Globe that all she could think as the singer smiled at her was, "No one is going to believe me.
The Cavan Monaghan Garda division warned drivers to be careful after the pile-up on the N2 between Monaghan and Castleblayney.
No Monaghan forward scored from play until McCarron in the 46th minute as Monaghan began to stretch clear.
Monaghan found the net only once against a fragile Fermanagh defence and it was the same story in their win over Cavan.
In a bizarre gesture, Monaghan put a PS10 note into his own mouth as he walked past and left, Teesside Crown Court heard yesterday.
Finally, on March 5, he was arrested after he arranged to meet-up with Ms Monaghan and grabbed her mobile from her hand before running off with it and "checking what she'd been up to".
The two men have actually not spoken in years, and so it apparently came as a complete surprise to Fox that Monaghan would make such a bold claim.
Monaghan finished with five tries and Blythe three, and the score would have been bigger had Warrington not eased up in the third quarter.
Mr Monaghan was found dead in his home on Grafton Street, Toxteth, on June 8.
Lee Briers and Joel Monaghan stole the show, with the former plundering 44 points with three tries and 16 goals, while Monaghan pounced for four tries as Warrington ruthlessly exposed the gulf between Super League and Championship Two.
Sandy Monaghan has Cushman & Wakefield in his blood.