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Yogyakarta

Syllabification: Yog·ya·kar·ta
Pronunciation: /ˌyäɡyəˈkärdə
 
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(also Jogjakarta /ˌjäɡyə-, ˌjäɡjə-/)

Definition of Yogyakarta in English:

A city in Indonesia, on the southern coast of the island of Java; population 433,500 (est. 2005). It was formerly the capital of Indonesia 1945–49.

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