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Bogor

[boh-gawr] /ˈboʊ gɔr/
noun
1.
a city on W Java, in Indonesia.
Formerly dutch Buitenzorg.
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  • Bogor is the native name of Buitenzorg, in Java, which contains the governor-general's palace.

    Small Souls Louis Couperus
  • Buitenzorg, which is called Bogor by the natives, was once the capital of the princess of Pajajaram.

  • Kota Batu, near Bogor, the supposed site of the capital of Pajajaran, is an instance in point.

    Monumental Java J. F. Scheltema
  • The Bogor country-folk greatly venerate these relics of a glorious past.

    Java, Facts and Fancies

    Augusta de Wit
British Dictionary definitions for Bogor

Bogor

/ˈbəʊɡɔː/
noun
1.
a city in Indonesia, in W Java: botanical gardens and research institutions. Pop: 750 819 (2000) Former name Buitenzorg
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