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Barranquilla

Syllabification: Bar·ran·quil·la
Pronunciation: /ˌbärənˈkēlyə
 
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Definition of Barranquilla in English:

The chief port of Colombia; population 1,112,889 (2005). Founded in 1629, it lies at the mouth of the Magdalena River, near the Caribbean Sea.

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