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San Sal·va·dor

 (săn săl′və-dôr′, sän säl′vä-dôr′)
1. Formerly Wat·lings Island (wät′lĭngz) An island of the central Bahamas in the West Indies. It is generally identified as the first landfall of Christopher Columbus (October 12, 1492).
2. The capital and largest city of El Salvador, in the west-central part of the country. Founded in the 1500s, it became the national capital in 1841.

San Salvador

(sæn ˈsælvəˌdɔː; Spanish san salβaˈðɔr)
(Placename) the capital of El Salvador, situated in the SW central part: became capital in 1841; ruined by earthquakes in 1854 and 1873; university (1841). Pop: 1 472 000 (2005 est)

San Sal•va•dor

(sæn ˈsæl vəˌdɔr)

1. an island in the E central Bahamas. 825; 60 sq. mi. (155 sq. km).
2. the capital of El Salvador. 452,614.
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Noun1.San Salvador - the capital and largest city of El SalvadorSan Salvador - the capital and largest city of El Salvador; has suffered from recurrent earthquakes
El Salvador, Republic of El Salvador, Salvador - a republic on the Pacific coast of Central America
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SAN SALVADOR (TAP) - Former El Salvador President Francisco Flores was taken from his home in San Salvador to prison on Friday where he is to await trial on corruption charges.
After several delays in the schedule established in the contract with Control y Montajes Industriales de Mexico (CYMIMEX), the government announced the cancellation of the contract and the search for a new company to complete the works on the terminal for the System for Integrated Transport in the Metropolitan Area of San Salvador (SITRAMSS) in Soyapango, east of the capital.
San Salvador, June 14 -- The Inauguration Ceremony of the newly elected President of El Salvador, Salvador Sanchez Ceren took place at the International Fair & Convention Centre in San Salvador on 01st June 2014 amid a large gathering of foreign dignitaries including heads of state & government, vice presidents, prime ministers, foreign ministers, special envoys, diplomats etc.
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