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 (rē′ō-bäm′bə, -väm′bä)
A city of central Ecuador in the Andes south of Quito. Ecuador's independence was proclaimed here in 1830.
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(ˌri oʊˈbɑm bə)

a city in central Ecuador in the Andes, near the Chimborazo volcano. 149,757.
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The Ecuadorian-Lithuanian DJ and producer, Riobamba (Sara Skolnick), fearlessly entrenches herself at the forefront of the rapidly expanding Latinx music scene.
Brazil's Robson (L) and Colombia's Anderson Arroyo vie for the ball during their U20 South American Championship football match, at the Olympic Stadium in Riobamba, Ecuador, on January 24, 2017.