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A city of southwest Portugal southeast of Lisbon on the Bay of Setúbal, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean. Setúbal is a port and processing center with a shipbuilding industry.
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(Placename) a port in SW Portugal, on Setúbal Bay south of Lisbon: an earthquake in 1755 destroyed most of the old town. Pop: 113 937 (2001)
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1. Bay of, an inlet of the Atlantic, in W Portugal.
2. a seaport on this bay, near Lisbon. 77,885.
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