Also, La Plata.
Also called Plata River;, British, River Plate. Unabridged

La Plata

[lah plah-tah]
a seaport in E Argentina. Unabridged
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La Plata (Spanish la ˈplata)
1.  a port in E Argentina, near the Río de la Plata estuary: founded in 1882 and modelled on Washington DC; university (1897). Pop: 758 000 (2005 est)
2.  See (Río de la) Plata

Plata (Spanish ˈplata)
Río de la Plata Also known as: La Plata, English name: River Plate an estuary on the SE coast of South America, between Argentina and Uruguay, formed by the Uruguay and Paraná Rivers. Length: 275 km (171 miles). Width: (at its mouth) 225 km (140 miles)

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