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Bue·nos Ai·res

 (bwā′nəs âr′ēz, ī′rĭz, bwĕ′nōs ī′rĕs)
The capital and largest city of Argentina, in the eastern part of the country on the Río de la Plata. Founded by the Spanish in 1536, it became the national capital in 1862. The highly industrialized city is also a major port.

Buenos Aires

(ˈbweɪnɒs ˈaɪrɪz; Spanish ˈbwenos ˈaires)
n
(Placename) the capital of Argentina, a major port and industrial city on the Río de la Plata estuary: became capital in 1880; university (1821). Pop: 13 349 000 (2005 est)

Bue•nos Ai•res

(ˈbweɪ nəs ˈaɪər ɪz, ˈboʊ nəs)
n.
the capital of Argentina, in the E part, on the Río de la Plata. 9,927,404.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Buenos Aires - capital and largest city of ArgentinaBuenos Aires - capital and largest city of Argentina; located in eastern Argentina near Uruguay; Argentina's chief port and industrial and cultural center
Argentina, Argentine Republic - a republic in southern South America; second largest country in South America
Translations

Buenos Aires

[ˌbwenəsˈaɪərɪz]
A. NBuenos Aires msing
B. ADJbonaerense, porteño (Arg)

Buenos Aires

[ˌbweɪnɒsˈaɪriz] nBuenos Aires

Buenos Aires

nBuenos Aires nt

Buenos Aires

[ˈbweɪnɒsˈaɪrɪz] nBuenos Aires f
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The next and final leg is the Pistarini International Airport, known in Argentina as Ezeiza, some 22 kilometers south-southwest of the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires.
Previously he had been Chief of Government of the autonomous city of Buenos Aires and in the past had attended Jornadas.
Representatives of the Bar Association, the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires, and the NGO "No Ser Justicia" also convened for that day.

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