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Ayacucho

[ ah-yah-koo-chaw ]
/ ˌɑ yɑˈku tʃɔ /
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noun

a city in SW Peru: decisive victory of Bolívar over Spanish troops 1824.

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British Dictionary definitions for Ayacucho

Ayacucho
/ (Spanish ajaˈkutʃo) /

noun

a city in SE Peru: nearby is the site of the battle (1824) that won independence for Peru. Pop: 150 000 (2005 est)
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