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Huambo

[Portuguese wahm-baw] /Portuguese ˈwɑm bɔ/
noun
1.
a city in central Angola.
Formerly Nova Lisboa.
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  • The Huambo people, male and female, enrich their hair with coral beads in a way that sets it off with much effect.

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Huambo

/Portuguese ˈwambu/
noun
1.
a town in central Angola: designated at one time by the Portuguese as the future capital of the country. Pop: 756 000 (2005 est) Former name (1928–73) Nova Lisboa
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