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Tel Aviv

(ˈtɛl əˈviːv)
n
(Placename) a city in W Israel, on the Mediterranean: the largest city and chief financial centre of Israel; incorporated the city of Jaffa in 1950; university (1953): regarded by the international community as the capital of Israel, though most functions of the capital operate from Jerusalem. Pop: 363 400 (2003 est). Official name: Tel Aviv-Jaffa
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Tel A•viv

(ˌtɛl əˈviv)
n.
a city in W central Israel. 355,900. Official name, Tel` Aviv′-Jaf′fa (-ˈyɑ fə) Tel` Aviv′-Ya′fo (-ˈyɑ foʊ)
Tel` A•viv′an, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Tel Aviv - the largest city and financial center of IsraelTel Aviv - the largest city and financial center of Israel; located in western Israel on the Mediterranean
Israel, State of Israel, Yisrael, Zion, Sion - Jewish republic in southwestern Asia at eastern end of Mediterranean; formerly part of Palestine
Jaffa, Joppa, Yafo - a port in western Israel on the Mediterranean; incorporated into Tel Aviv in 1950
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Translations

Tel Aviv

[ˌtɛləˈviːv] nTel Aviv
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Tel Aviv

[ˈtɛləˈviːv] nTel Aviv f
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