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Ra·bat

 (rə-bät′, rä-)
The capital of Morocco, on the Atlantic Ocean northeast of Casablanca. Founded in the 1100s on the site of an earlier Muslim fortress, it is a minor port and has textile industries.

ra·bat

 (răb′ē, rə-băt′)
n.
A piece of cloth fitted to the collar and covering the shirt front, worn chiefly by Roman Catholic and Anglican clergy.

[French, from Old French; see rebato.]

rabat

or

rabatte

vb
to rotate (a plane) so that it is aligned with another plane

Rabat

(rəˈbɑːt)
n
(Placename) the capital of Morocco, in the northwest on the Atlantic coast, served by the port of Salé: became a military centre in the 12th century and a Corsair republic in the 17th century. Pop: 673 000 (2003)

Ra•bat

(rɑˈbɑt, rə-)

n.
the capital of Morocco, in the NW part on the Atlantic. 518,616.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Rabat - the capital of MoroccoRabat - the capital of Morocco; located in the northwestern on the Atlantic coast
Al-Magrib, Kingdom of Morocco, Maroc, Marruecos, Morocco - a kingdom (constitutional monarchy) in northwestern Africa with a largely Muslim population; achieved independence from France in 1956
Translations

Rabat

[rəˈbɑːt] NRabat m

Rabat

[rəˈbɑːt] nRabat

Rabat

[rəˈbɑːt] nRabat f
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The Line 2 extension project will enhance connectivity between Rabat and its twin city and, along with other means of transportation, improve travelling conditions for remote neighbourhoods, foster the public transportation network, especially eco-friendly ones, and redevelop state land along the tram route.
On Wednesday, HM King Mohammed VI will chair a reception at the Rabat Royal Palace, the ministry said in a statement.
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Major organization : RABAT LOCAL COUNCIL (MALTA) (RBT_LC)