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Caracas

[kuh-rah-kuh s; Spanish kah-rah-kahs] /kəˈrɑ kəs; Spanish kɑˈrɑ kɑs/
noun
1.
a city in and the capital of Venezuela, in the N part.
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Caracas

/kəˈrækəs; -ˈrɑː-; Spanish kaˈrakas/
noun
1.
the capital of Venezuela, in the north: founded in 1567; major industrial and commercial centre, notably for oil companies. Pop: 3 276 000 (2005 est)
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Caracas [(kuh-rah-kuhs)]

Capital of Venezuela and the largest city in the country, located in northern Venezuela near the Caribbean Sea; commercial, industrial, and cultural center of the nation.

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