Benghazi

Benghazi

[ben-gah-zee, beng-]
noun
a seaport in N Libya: former capital.
Also, Bengasi.
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Benghazi or Bengasi (bɛnˈɡɑːzɪ)
 
n
Hesperides, Ancient names: Berenice a port in N Libya, on the Gulf of Sidra: centre of Italian colonization (1911--42); scene of much fighting in World War II. Pop: 1 080 500 (2002 est)
 
Bengasi or Bengasi (bɛnˈɡɑːzɪ, bɛrəˈnaɪsɪ)
 
n

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