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Georgetown

[jawrj-toun] /ˈdʒɔrdʒˌtaʊn/
noun
1.
Also, George Town. a seaport in and the capital of the state of Penang, in NW Malaysia.
2.
a seaport in and the capital of Guyana, at the mouth of the Demerara.
3.
a residential section in the District of Columbia.
4.
a town in N Kentucky.
5.
a city in E South Carolina.
6.
a town in and the capital of the Cayman Islands, West Indies, on Grand Cayman.
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George Town

noun
1.
Also called Penang. a port in NW Malaysia, capital of Penang state, in NE Penang Island: the first chartered city of the Malayan federation. Pop: 162 000 (2005 est)
2.
the capital of the Cayman Islands: a port on Grand Cayman Island. Pop: 30 600 (2004 est)

Georgetown

/ˈdʒɔːdʒˌtaʊn/
noun
1.
the capital and chief port of Guyana, at the mouth of the Demerara River: became capital of the Dutch colonies of Essequibo and Demerara in 1784; seat of the University of Guyana. Pop: 237 000 (2005 est) Former name (until 1812) Stabroek
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