Definition of Georgetown in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈjôrjtoun/
1The capital of Guyana, a port at the mouth of the Demerara River; population 133,000 (est. 2007).
2An affluent section of northwestern Washington, DC, home to government officials, shopping districts, and Georgetown University.

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Syllabification: George·town

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