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Ciudad del Este Syllabification: Ciu·dad del Es·te
Pronunciation: /syo͞oˌdäd del ˈestā/

Definition of Ciudad del Este in English:

A port city in southeastern Paraguay, on the Paraná River, near the Itaipu Dam; population 320,782 (2008). Called (before 1989) Puerto Presidente Stroessner.

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