Definition of Porto Novo in English:

Porto Novo

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Pronunciation: /ˌpɔːtəʊ ˈnəʊvəʊ
 
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  • The capital of Benin, a port on the Gulf of Guinea close to the border with Nigeria; population 255,878 (2006). It was a centre of the Portuguese slave trade.

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