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Léopoldville

[lee-uh-pohld-vil, ley-; French ley-aw-pawld-veel] /ˈli ə poʊldˌvɪl, ˈleɪ-; French leɪ ɔ pɔldˈvil/
noun
1.
former name of Kinshasa.
Also, Leopoldville
[lee-uh-pohld-vil, ley-] /ˈli ə poʊldˌvɪl, ˈleɪ-/ (Show IPA)
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Léopoldville

/ˈlɪəpəʊldˌvɪl; French leɔpɔlvil/
noun
1.
the former name (until 1966) of Kinshasa
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