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Valparaiso

[val-puh-rahy-zoh, -soh] /ˌvæl pəˈraɪ zoʊ, -soʊ/
noun
1.
Spanish Valparaíso
[bahl-pah-rah-ee-saw] /ˌbɑl pɑ rɑˈi sɔ/ (Show IPA)
. a seaport in central Chile.
2.
a city in NW Indiana.
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Valparaíso

/Spanish balparaˈiso/
noun
1.
a port in central Chile, on a wide bay of the Pacific: the third largest city and chief port of Chile; two universities. Pop: 275 000 (2005 est)
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