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Brakpan

[brak-pan]
noun
  1. a city in the NE Republic of South Africa, near Johannesburg.
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Historical Examples of brakpan

  • Brakpan, the largest colliery in South Africa, lies midway between the places named.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 2

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Brakpan

noun
  1. a city in E South Africa: gold-mining centre. Pop: 62 116 (2001)
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