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Camagüey

[kam-uh-gwey; Spanish kah-mah-gwey] /ˈkæm əˌgweɪ; Spanish ˌkɑ mɑˈgweɪ/
noun
1.
a city in central Cuba.
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  • Perhaps I should have been more impressed had it not been for the impressions of camaguey.

    Cuba, Old and New Albert Gardner Robinson
  • The Province of camaguey seems to be their favorite rendezvous.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 5 Willis Fletcher Johnson
  • All the rest of camaguey was tributary to him; with a total population of fewer than five hundred souls.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 1 Willis Fletcher Johnson
  • He had settled in camaguey as early as 1514, and had grown very rich.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 1 Willis Fletcher Johnson
  • All through that summer the strife continued, steadily extending its area westward into camaguey and Santa Clara.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 4 Willis Fletcher Johnson
  • The departure of Vasco de Figueroa from camaguey was disastrous.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 1 Willis Fletcher Johnson
  • Bernabe de Varona, a brilliant writer and devoted patriot, was born at camaguey in 1845, a member of a distinguished family.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 3 Willis Fletcher Johnson
  • Colonel Pujol was sent to take measures to restore order in camaguey.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 4 Willis Fletcher Johnson
  • The deposits west of Nipe Bay are in areas of moderate relief, and those near camaguey are in an area of very low relief.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 5 Willis Fletcher Johnson
  • In Oriente and camaguey, however, the grace thus granted was for only a month.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 4 Willis Fletcher Johnson
British Dictionary definitions for camaguey

Camagüey

/ˈkæməˌɡweɪ; Spanish kamaˈɣwej/
noun
1.
a city in E central Cuba. Pop: 320 000 (2005 est)
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