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 (ə-pē′ə, ä′pē-ä′)
The capital of Samoa, on the northern coast of Upolu island in the southern Pacific Ocean.
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(æˈpɪə; ˈæpɪə)
(Placename) the capital of (Western) Samoa: a port on the N coast of Upolu. Pop: 41 000 (2005 est)
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(ɑˈpi ɑ, ˈɑ piˌɑ)

the capital of Western Samoa, on N Upolu. 33,170.
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Noun1.Apia - the capital of Western SamoaApia - the capital of Western Samoa  
Independent State of Samoa, Samoa, Samoa i Sisifo, Western Samoa - a constitutional monarchy on the western part of the islands of Samoa in the South Pacific
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He was a partner of the Hawke's Bay Crown Solicitors, Elvidge & Partners, from 2002 to 2006 before being seconded to the Attorney-General's Office in Apia, Samoa, for two months at the end of 2006.
Indian 37-member contingent participated in the Commonwealth Weightlifting Championship in Apia, Samoa and had won 35 medals in the youth, junior, and senior categories.
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Rating: 5/10 ADAM BEARD The 21-year-old Ospreys lock made his Test bow in the searing heat and humidity of Apia, Samoa in June and added to his one cap with a start against the Georgians.
'It has been decided that the next WACOM will take place in 2020 in Apia, Samoa,' said Chocholski on Friday afternoon.
The signing took place during the opening of the third international small island developing states (SIDS) conference in Apia, Samoa.
The Third International Conference on SIDS in September, 2014, in Apia, Samoa, is focusing on greater understanding of SIDS and of the urgency to help protect the islands amid growing risks and vulnerabilities.
30-31 August Small Island Development States (SIDS) Business Forum/Private Sector Forum, Apia, Samoa