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Asian Development Bank

Syllabification: A·sian De·vel·op·ment Bank

Definition of Asian Development Bank in English:

A bank with forty-seven member countries (thirty-two are from the Asia-Pacific region) located in Manila. Its aim is to promote the economic and social progress of its developing member countries.

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