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Du·brov·nik(do͞o′brôv-nĭk′) Formerly Ra·gu·sa (rə-go͞o′zə, rä-go͞o′zä)
A city of southern Croatia on the Adriatic Sea. In the Middle Ages it was a powerful maritime city-state and a cultural center.
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(Placename) a port in W Croatia, on the Dalmatian coast: an important commercial centre in the Middle Ages; damaged in 1991 when it was shelled by Serbian artillery. Pop: 43 770 (2001). Former Italian name (until 1918): Ragusa
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Du•brov•nik(ˈdu brɔv nɪk)
a seaport in S Croatia, on the Adriatic: resort. 58,920. Italian, Ragusa.
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|Noun||1.||Dubrovnik - a port city in southwestern Croatia on the Adriatic; a popular tourist center|
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