Casablanca


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Cas·a·blan·ca

 (kăs′ə-blăng′kə, kä′sə-bläng′kə)
A city of northwest Morocco on the Atlantic Ocean south-southwest of Tangier. Founded by the Portuguese in the 1500s, it became a center of French influence in Africa after 1907. It is now Morocco's largest city.

Casablanca

(ˌkæsəˈblæŋkə)
n
(Placename) a port in NW Morocco, on the Atlantic: largest city in the country; industrial centre. Pop: 3 523 000 (2003)

Cas•a•blan•ca

(ˌkæs əˈblæŋ kə, ˌkɑ səˈblɑŋ kə)

n.
a seaport in NW Morocco. 2,940,023.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Casablanca - a port on the Atlantic and the largest city of Morocco
Al-Magrib, Kingdom of Morocco, Maroc, Marruecos, Morocco - a kingdom (constitutional monarchy) in northwestern Africa with a largely Muslim population; achieved independence from France in 1956
Translations

Casablanca

[ˌkæsəˈblæŋkə] NCasablanca f

Casablanca

[ˌkæsəˈblæŋkə] nCasablanca
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