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[yog-yuh-kahr-tuh, yohg‐] /ˌyɒg yəˈkɑr tə, ˌyoʊg‐/
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/ˌjəʊɡjɑːˈkɑːtɑː; ˈjɒɡ-/
a city in S Indonesia, in central Java: seat of government of Indonesia (1946–49); university (1949). Pop: 396 711 (2000) Former spellings Jogjakarta, Jokjakarta
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daerah istimewa (special district), south-central Java, Indonesia. It is bounded on the west, north, and east by Jawa Tengah provinsi ("province") and fronts the Indian Ocean on the south. The district includes the city of Yogyakarta

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