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Luang Prabang

(luːˈæŋ prɑːˈbæŋ)
n
(Placename) a market town in N Laos, on the Mekong River: residence of the monarch of Laos (1946–75). Pop: 26 400 (2003 est)

Lu•ang Pra•bang

(luˈɑŋ prɑˈbɑŋ)
n.
a city in N Laos, on the Mekong River: former royal capital. 44,244.
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cholerae O1 isolates, 1 from a patient in Vientiane in 1998 and another from a patient in Louangphabang in 2000 (Figure).
The second, younger, arc or Louangphabang belt to the west of the continental block, now strikes NNE from Pak Lay, in the southwestern corner of Laos, to its northernmost point on the border with China.