North Lanarkshire(redirected from North Lanarkshire council area)
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a council area of central Scotland: consists mainly of the NE part of the historical county of Lanarkshire; formerly (1974--96) part of Strathclyde Region: engineering and metalworking industries. Administrative centre: Motherwell. Pop.: 321 820 (2003 est.). Area: 1771 sq. km (684 sq. miles)