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Madrid

Line breaks: Ma¦drid
Pronunciation: /məˈdrɪd
 
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Definition of Madrid in English:

The capital of Spain; population 3,213,271 (2008). Situated on a high plateau in the centre of the country, it replaced Valladolid as capital in 1561.

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