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Tan·gier(tăn-jîr′) also Tan·giers (-jîrz′)
A city of northern Morocco at the west end of the Strait of Gibraltar. Founded by the Phoenicians and later controlled by a variety of powers, including Portugal and Great Britain, it was administered as part of an international zone from 1923 until 1956.
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(Placename) a port in N Morocco, on the Strait of Gibraltar: a Phoenician trading post in the 15th century bc; a neutral international zone (1923–56); made the summer capital of Morocco and a free port in 1962; commercial and financial centre. Pop: 526 000 (2003)
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a seaport in N Morocco, on the W Strait of Gibraltar: capital of the former Tangier Zone. 266,346.French, Tan•ger (tɑ̃ˈʒeɪ)
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|Noun||1.||Tangier - a city of northern Morocco at the west end of the Strait of Gibraltar; "the first tangerines were shipped from Tangier to Europe in 1841"|
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Tangier[tænˈdʒɪəʳ] Tangiers [tænˈdʒɪəz] N → Tánger m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
Tangier[tænˈdʒɪər] n → Tanger
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Tanger nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
Tangier[tænˈdʒɪəʳ] n → Tangeri f
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