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Brazzaville

Line breaks: Braz¦za|ville
Pronunciation: /ˈbrazəvɪl
 
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Definition of Brazzaville in English:

The capital of Congo, a major port; population 1,357,392 (est. 2009). It was founded in 1880 by the French explorer Savorgnan de Brazza (1852–1905) and was capital of French Equatorial Africa from 1910 to 1958.

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