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Chimbote

[chim-boh-tee; Spanish cheem-baw-te] /tʃɪmˈboʊ ti; Spanish tʃimˈbɔ tɛ/
noun
1.
a city in NW Peru, on the W coast at the mouth of the Santa River.
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  • The copper mines on the Chimbote line, however, are quite another matter.

    Peru in the Guano Age Alexander James Duffield
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Chimbote

/Spanish tʃimˈbote/
noun
1.
a port in N central Peru: contains Peru's first steelworks (1958), using hydroelectric power from the Santa River. Pop: 328 000 (2005 est)
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