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The capital of Dominica, in the Windward Islands of the West Indies. It is a port on the southwest coast of the island.
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(Placename) the capital of Dominica, a port on the SW coast: botanical gardens. Pop: 19 400 (2001 est)
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the capital of Dominica. 20,000.
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Noun1.Roseau - the capital and largest city of DominicaRoseau - the capital and largest city of Dominica
Commonwealth of Dominica, Dominica - a country on the island of Dominica
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Barts without the men, who were being held in a cell at police headquarters in the capital of Roseau. The cruise was organized by Atlantis Events, a Southern California company that specializes in gay travel.
McDonald went on to score aboard Jeu De Roseau in the 2m handicap and Red Cape in the 5f handicap.
Roseau (Dominica), May 31(ANI): A magnificent century by South African opening batsman Hashim Amla led the Proteas to a remarkable seven-wicket win against West Indies in the fourth ODI at Windsor Park in Roseau, Dominica.
AFTER 68 days and 41 rides with a win, jockey Denis O'Regan ended the sequence in great style by landing a 36-1 three-timer on Ashammar and Penny Queen, trained by Paul Webber, and on Jeu De Roseau for Chris Grant.
The coup involved multiple bets linking four horses, Agapanthus, Savaronola, Sommersturm and Jeu De Roseau. Curley was the trainer of the first three and had once trained Jeu De Roseau, who had since moved to Chris Grant's yard.
Three of them - Agapanthus, Savaronola and Jeu De Roseau - won, backed down from early prices of 25-1, 8-1 and 7-2.
And there is no doubt that the hosts are in turmoil even though they racked up 303-6 in Roseau on Monday and were beaten only on the final ball.
Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) meeting in Roseau, Dominica on March 12 agreed to establish the Caribbean Agricultural Health and Food Safety Agency (CAHFSA), reports Caribbean Net News (March 18, 2010).
The Proteas, aiming for their tenth straight ODI victory over the Windies, are just 4-9 to win today's dead rubber in Roseau.
The signing of a Framework Agreement between Dominica and China paves the way for the government to finalize discussions with the Export-Import Bank of China for a loan not exceeding US$40 million to undertake four major projects in the Roseau area, reports Caribbean Net News (Sept.
Sammy is a whole-hearted cricketer but Sporting Index could have his performance quote in this evening's clash in Roseau a shade too high at 33-38.
Kitts during its 10-night sailings that include calls at Charlotte Amalie, St Thomas; Bridgetown, Barbados; Roseau, Dominica and Philipsburg, St Maarten.