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(French pwɛ̃tapitrə)
(Placename) the chief port of Guadeloupe, on SW Grande-Terre Island in the Caribbean. Pop: 17 541 (2006)


(Fr. pwɛ̃ taˈpi trə)

a seaport on central Guadeloupe, in the E West Indies. 25,310.
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Contract notice: supply and installation of the marking of chenal paquebots of pointe a pitre
2197-032NB Port De Peche Lauricisque, Pointe A Pitre
The airline's flight was from Pointe a Pitre to Port-au-Prince's Toussaint Louverture Airport at 17:58 on Friday.
From February to July 1993, Pierre-Yves Robillard of the University Hospital of Pointe a Pitre, Guadeloupe, French West Indies, and his colleagues collected information from 957 women who had just delivered a baby in the hospital.
Location of works, place of delivery supplies or performance: GUADELOUPE 97159 Pointe A Pitre