- a seaport in W central Sumatra, in W Indonesia.
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Then we traveled together for three weeks, from Padang to Hodeida.
I might ask how it happens that you are so free of the Padang, but I won't.Gold Out of Celebes
Aylward Edward Dingle
Padang, the capital city, is the headquarters for Sumatra coffee.All About Coffee
William H. Ukers
Of these the most probable ones were to Batavia, or to Padang.
That coast is indented with bays, on one of which is the Dutch capital, Padang.From Egypt to Japan
Henry M. Field
- (in Malaysia) a playing field
from Malay: plain
- a port in W Indonesia, in W Sumatra at the foot of the Padang Highlands on the Indian Ocean. Pop: 713 242 (2000)
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