Abeokuta

[ ah-bey-oh-koo-tah ]
/ ˌɑ beɪˈoʊ kʊ tɑ /

noun

a city in SW Nigeria.

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British Dictionary definitions for Abeokuta

Abeokuta
/ (ˌæbɪəʊˈkuːtə) /

noun

a town in W Nigeria, capital of Ogun state. Pop: 487 000 (2005 est)
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