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A city of northwest Spain on the Bay of Vigo, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean. Vigo is a naval base and major shipping and fishing center.
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Vigo(ˈviːɡəʊ; Spanish ˈbiɡo)
(Placename) a port in NW Spain, in Galicia on Vigo Bay (an inlet of the Atlantic): site of a British and Dutch naval victory (1702) over the French and Spanish. Pop: 292 566 (2003 est)
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1. Bay of, an inlet of the Atlantic, in NW Spain.
2. a seaport on this bay. 263,998.
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