[ al-muh-tee ]
/ ˈæl mə ti /
a city in southeastern Kazakhstan: the former capital.
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Formerly Al·ma-A·ta [al-muh-uh-tah]; /ˌæl mə əˈtɑ/; Ver·ny, Russian Vyer·nyi [vyer-nee] /ˈvyɛr ni/ .
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Prince Harry and Cressida reportedly stayed in a luxury chalet in the mountains above the city of Almaty.
British Dictionary definitions for Almaty
/ (ælˈmɑːtɪ) /
a city in SE Kazakhstan; capital of Kazakhstan (1991–97): an important trading centre. Pop: 1 103 000 (2005 est)Former name (until 1927): Verny Also called: Alma-Ata
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