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Gi·za

 (gē′zə)
A city of northern Egypt, an industrial suburb of Cairo on the Nile River. The Great Pyramids and the Sphinx are nearby.
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Giza

(ˈɡiːzə)
n
(Placename) See El Gîza
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Gi•za

or Gi•zeh

(ˈgi zə)

n.
a city in N Egypt, a suburb of Cairo across the Nile: the ancient Egyptian pyramids and the Sphinx are located nearby. 1,671,000.
Also called El Giza, El Gizeh.
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Noun1.Giza - an ancient Egyptian city on the west bank of the Nile opposite CairoGiza - an ancient Egyptian city on the west bank of the Nile opposite Cairo; site of three Great Pyramids and the Sphinx
Arab Republic of Egypt, Egypt, United Arab Republic - a republic in northeastern Africa known as the United Arab Republic until 1971; site of an ancient civilization that flourished from 2600 to 30 BC
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Cairo, July 14(BNA): Five Egyptian policemen were killed in a terrorist attack on a security patrol in the province of Gizah, the Interior Ministry announced.
Not only is the Pyramid of Mycerinus at El Gizah, Egypt, the world's oldest pyramid, it's also the world's largest single block building.