Definition of Albuquerque, Alfonso de in English:

Albuquerque, Alfonso de

Line breaks: Al|fonso de Al¦bu|quer¦que
Pronunciation: /ˈalbəˌkəːki
 
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( 1453–1515), Portuguese colonial statesman. He conquered Goa (1510) and made it the capital of the Portuguese empire in the east.

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