capital of Portugal


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Noun1.capital of Portugal - capital and largest city and economic and cultural center of Portugalcapital of Portugal - capital and largest city and economic and cultural center of Portugal; a major port in western Portugal on Tagus River where it broadens and empties into the Atlantic
Ponte 25 de Abril - a suspension bridge across the Tagus River at Lisbon
Portugal, Portuguese Republic - a republic in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; Portuguese explorers and colonists in the 15th and 16th centuries created a vast overseas empire (including Brazil)
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Which city of the Centra region was the capital of Portugal before Lisbon?
IT is the capital of Portugal, a city of bleached white limestone buildings and intimate alleyways, not to mention one of the world's best-known monuments.
The demonstrators marched from Entrecampos in downtown Lisbon, capital of Portugal along the Republic Avenue towards Alameda, their destination.
The capital of Portugal, Lisbon is also the westernmost city in continental Europe.
The final call is into Lisbon, cosmopolitan and colourful capital of Portugal, before Boudicca returns to Portsmouth.