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 (kĭ-gä′lē, kē-)
The capital and largest city of Rwanda, in the central part of the country east of Lake Kivu.
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(Placename) the capital of Rwanda, in the central part. Pop: 782 000 (2005 est)
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(kiˈgɑ li)

the capital of Rwanda, in the central part. 156,650.
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Noun1.Kigali - the national capital and largest city of RwandaKigali - the national capital and largest city of Rwanda; located in central Rwanda
Ruanda, Rwanda, Rwandese Republic - a landlocked republic in central Africa; formerly a German colony
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