Definition of Tangier in English:

Tangier

Line breaks: Tan|gier
Pronunciation: /tanˈdʒɪə
 
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(also Tangiers)
  • A seaport on the northern coast of Morocco, on the Strait of Gibraltar commanding the western entrance to the Mediterranean; population 762,583 (2004). Portuguese from the end of the 15th century, Tangier was ruled by the sultan of Morocco 1684–1904, when it came under international control; it passed to the newly independent monarchy of Morocco in 1956.

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