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 (so͞o′və, -vä)
The capital of Fiji, on the southeast coast of Viti Levu. It is a commercial and shipping center.
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(Placename) the capital and chief port of Fiji, on the SE coast of Viti Levu; popular tourist resort; University of the South Pacific (1968). Pop: 219 000 (2005 est)
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(ˈsu vɑ)

the capital of Fiji, on Viti Levu island. 71,608.
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Noun1.Suva - the capital and largest city of Fiji (on Viti Levu island)Suva - the capital and largest city of Fiji (on Viti Levu island)
Fiji, Republic of Fiji - an independent state within the British Commonwealth located on the Fiji Islands
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