Porto-Novo

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Por·to-No·vo

 (pôr′tō-nō′vō)
The capital of Benin, in the southeast part of the country on an inlet of the Bight of Benin. Probably founded in the 1500s, it was settled as a slave-trading center by the Portuguese in the 1600s.
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Rapport de consultation, PAPA, Porto-Novo, Benin, pp: 16.