El Aaiún

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El Aaiún

(ɛl aɪˈjuːn)
n
(Placename) a city in Western Sahara, controlled by Morocco: the capital of the former Spanish Sahara; port facilities for rich phosphate deposits nearby. Pop: 197 000 (2005 est). Moroccan (French) name: Laâyoune
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El Aa•iún

(ˌɛl ɑˈyun)
n.
the capital of Western Sahara. 96,784
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