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Du·baialso Du·bayy (do͞o-bī′)
A city and sheikhdom of eastern United Arab Emirates on the Persian Gulf. Oil was discovered here in the 1960s, and in subsequent decades Dubai has grown into an international business hub.
(Placename) a sheikhdom in the NE United Arab Emirates, consisting principally of the port of Dubai, on the Persian Gulf: oilfields. Pop: 1 026 000 (2005 est)
1. an emirate in the NE United Arab Emirates, on the Persian Gulf. 419,104.
2. the capital of the emirate of Dubai. 585,189.