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Burgos

Line breaks: Bur¦gos
Pronunciation: /ˈbʊəɡɒs
 
, ˈburɣos/

Definition of Burgos in English:

A town in northern Spain; population 177,879 (est. 2008). It was the capital of Castile during the 11th century, and the official seat of Franco’s Nationalist government (1936-9).

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