La Plata

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La Pla·ta

 (lä plä′tä)
A city of east-central Argentina southeast of Buenos Aires. Founded in 1882, it is a seaport and an industrial center.

La Plata

(Spanish la ˈplata)
1. (Placename) a port in E Argentina, near the Río de la Plata estuary: founded in 1882 and modelled on Washington DC; university (1897). Pop: 758 000 (2005 est)
2. (Placename) See (Río de la) Plata

La Pla•ta

(lə ˈplɑ tə)
a seaport in E Argentina. 642,979.
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Noun1.La Plata - an estuary between Argentina and UruguayLa Plata - an estuary between Argentina and Uruguay
Argentina, Argentine Republic - a republic in southern South America; second largest country in South America
Uruguay - a South American republic on the southeast coast of South America; achieved independence from Brazil in 1825
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Mercador are faculty members of the Universidad Nacional de La Plata, Argentina.
megatheca revised are deposited in the collection of the Museo de La Plata, Argentina (MLP).
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Universidad Nacional del Litoral/Universidad Nacional de La Plata, Argentina.
1) Division Zoologia Vertebrados, Facultad de Ciencias Naturales y Museo, UNLP, Paseo del Bosque s/n, 1900 La Plata, Argentina [Correspondencia: Agustin M.
The greenfield terminal located in Port La Plata, Argentina, will feature in the first phase Kalmar SmartLift and SmartStack on its 18 Kalmar terminal tractors, nine ZPMC RTGs, two Kalmar reachstackers and three Kalmar front-end loaders.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The material damage from the recent flood in La Plata, Argentina, exceeds $500mln, according to a report just released by the city authorities.
LA PLATA, Argentina, Jumada I 22, 1434, Apr 3, 2013, SPA -- The governor of Argentina's Buenos Aires province said at least 46 people have died in flooding due to torrential rains in his provincial capital, AP reported.