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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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The finite element method now has its roots in many disciplines," Monghan said.
FORMER Belfast City Lord Mayor Jim Rodgers has joined our growing campaign to have the captial recognise boxing legends Rinty Monghan and Barry McGuigan.
Llandovery: S Harris; A Richards, H Bosman, T Lewis, R G Davies; N Clapham, R Walters; P Jones, A Jones, Andrew Jones (capt), I Davies, L Bateman, C Davies, G Thomas, M Monghan.
But while Monghan may hold out better and for longer than most teams, it will be a surprise if the game is still in the balance entering the last 10 minutes.
In a rollercoaster game, sean Brennan put Monghan ahead on eight minutes.