Adowa

[ ah-doo-wah ]
/ ˈɑ dʊˌwɑ /

noun

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Aduwa

or A·do·wa

[ ah-doo-wah ]
/ ˈɑ dʊˌwɑ /

noun

a town in N Ethiopia: Italians defeated 1896.
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British Dictionary definitions for adowa (1 of 2)

Adowa
/ (ˈɑːdʊˌwɑː) /

noun

a variant spelling of Aduwa

British Dictionary definitions for adowa (2 of 2)

Aduwa

Adowa

/ (ˈɑːdʊˌwɑː) /

noun

a town in N Ethiopia: Emperor Menelik II defeated the Italians here in 1896. Pop: 46 272 (2005 est)Italian name: Adua (aˈdua)
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