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Pal·mi·ra

 (päl-mîr′ə, -mē′rä)
A city of western Colombia southwest of Bogotá. Coffee and tobacco are grown in the area.
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Palmira

(Spanish palˈmira)
n
(Placename) a city in W Colombia: agricultural trading centre. Pop: 253 000 (2005 est)
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