Ciudad Bolívar

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Ci·u·dad Bo·lí·var

 (sē′o͝o-däd′ bō-lē′vär, syo͞o-)
A city of east-central Venezuela on the Orinoco River southeast of Caracas. It was founded in 1764 on the narrows (or angosturas) of the river and was popularly known as Angostura.
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Ciudad Bolívar

(Spanish siuˈðað boˈliβar)
(Placename) a port in E Venezuela, on the Orinoco River: accessible to ocean-going vessels. Pop: 344 000 (2005 est). Former name (1764–1846): Angostura
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Ciu•dad Bo•lí•var

(syuˈðɑð bɔˈli vɑr)
a port in E Venezuela, on the Orinoco River. 225,340.
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Noun1.Ciudad Bolivar - a port in eastern Venezuela on the Orinoco river
Angostura Bridge - a suspension bridge across the Orinoco River at Ciudad Bolivar
Republic of Venezuela, Venezuela - a republic in northern South America on the Caribbean; achieved independence from Spain in 1811; rich in oil
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