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Port Elizabeth

A city of southeast South Africa on an inlet of the Indian Ocean. It grew rapidly after the completion of the railroad to Kimberley in 1873.

Port Elizabeth

n
(Placename) a port in S South Africa, on Algoa Bay: motor-vehicle manufacture, fruit canning; resort. Pop: 312 392 (2011)

Port` Eliz′abeth


n.
a seaport in the SE Cape of Good Hope province, in the S Republic of South Africa. 651,993.
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To the Editor: We report on the emergence of a multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolate in a public hospital in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa (SA), where the lack of antibiotic stewardship may have been a contributing factor.
President Jacob Zuma will on Friday, 16 March 2012, officially launch the Port of Ngqura in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape.