[ bloom-fon-teyn ]
/ ˈblum fɒnˌteɪn /
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a city in and the capital of the Orange Free State, in the central Republic of South Africa.
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How to use Bloemfontein in a sentence
As it was, he came in time to chase them; and when we heard of him again he was in full cry on the road to Bloemfontein.
With its independence, handed over amid the imposing circumstance of arms, Bloemfontein lost something of its charm.
We "occupied" Bloemfontein so completely that, after the first few days, I was glad to take the road again.
I have had three imperfect ones since leaving Bloemfontein and one shave, and my boots off for about ten minutes now and then.
Everything was very hurried, but Henry had just time to tell me that he was ordered to Bloemfontein, when I had to start.
British Dictionary definitions for Bloemfontein
/ (ˈbluːmfɒnˌteɪn) /
a city in central South Africa: capital of Free State province and judicial capital of the country. Pop: 111 698 (2001)
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