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Managua

[muh-nah-gwuh; Spanish mah-nah-gwah] /məˈnɑ gwə; Spanish mɑˈnɑ gwɑ/
noun
1.
Lake, a lake in W Nicaragua. 390 sq. mi. (1010 sq. km).
2.
a city in and the capital of Nicaragua, in the W part, on Lake Managua.
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Managua

/məˈnæɡwə; Spanish maˈnaɣwa/
noun
1.
the capital of Nicaragua, on the S shore of Lake Managua: chosen as capital in 1857. Pop: 1 159 000 (2005 est)
2.
Lake Managua, a lake in W Nicaragua: drains into Lake Nicaragua by the Tipitapa River. Length: 61 km (38 miles). Width: about 26 km (16 miles)
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