Quezon City


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Que·zon City

 (kā′sôn′, -sōn′)
The largest city of the Philippines, in central Luzon adjoining Manila. Chiefly residential with a textile industry, it was the official capital of the Philippines from 1948 to 1976.

Quezon City

(ˈkeɪzɒn)
n
(Placename) a city in the Philippines, on central Luzon adjoining Manila: capital of the Philippines from 1948 to 1976; seat of the University of the Philippines (1908). Pop: 2 173 831 (2000)

Que′zon Cit′y

(ˈkeɪ zɒn, -soʊn)
n.
a city on W central Luzon Island, in the Philippines, NE of Manila: former national capital (1948–76). 1,989,000.
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Noun1.Quezon City - city on Luzon adjoining Manila
Philippines, Republic of the Philippines - a republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946
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