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Umtali

[oo m-tah-lee] /ʊmˈtɑ li/
noun
1.
former name of Mutare.
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  • We crossed the site of New Umtali, whither Umtali is to be moved to be on the railway line.

    The Matabele Campaign R. S. S. Baden-Powell
  • From Victoria to Umtali you could make a junction with the existing line to Beira.

    Through South Africa Henry M. Stanley
  • And just for the moment he was with her on the way to Umtali.

    The Garden Party Katherine Mansfield
  • This road was intercepted near Umtali, and held by a powerful tribe of rebels under Makoni.

    The Matabele Campaign R. S. S. Baden-Powell
  • There was only one road, namely, that vi Umtali to the coast at Beira, by which food could come.

    The Matabele Campaign R. S. S. Baden-Powell
British Dictionary definitions for Umtali

Umtali

/ʊmˈtɑːlɪ/
noun
1.
the former name (until 1982) of Mutare
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