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or N'dja·me·na or Ndja·me·na  (ən-jä′mə-nə) Formerly Fort-La·my (fôr-lä-mē′)
The capital and largest city of Chad, in the southwest part of the country on the Chari River. Founded by the French in 1900, it was renamed in 1973.
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(ən dʒɑˈmeɪ nɑ)

the capital of Chad, in the SW part. 511,700. Formerly, Fort-Lamy.
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Noun1.N'Djamena - the capital and largest city of Chad; located in the southwestern on the Shari river
Republic of Chad, Tchad, Chad - a landlocked desert republic in north-central Africa; was under French control until 1960
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TUNIS, (TAP) - The Tunisian-Chadian Business Council and the Export Promotion Centre are jointly organising a multi-sector business mission in N'Djamena, Chad from February 14 to 20, the centre said in a statement.
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