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Bujumbura

Syllabification: Bu·jum·bu·ra
Pronunciation: /bo͞oˌjəmˈbo͞orə
 
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Definition of Bujumbura in English:

The capital of Burundi, at the northeastern end of Lake Tanganyika; population 429,000 (est. 2007). It was known as Usumbura until 1962.

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