[ boo-joom-boor-uh ]
/ ˌbu dʒʊmˈbʊər ə /
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a port in and the capital of Burundi, in the western part, on Lake Tanganyika.
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Formerly U·sum·bu·ra [oo-soom-boor-uh] /ˌu sʊmˈbʊər ə/ .
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British Dictionary definitions for Bujumbura
/ (ˌbuːdʒəmˈbʊərə) /
the capital of Burundi, a port at the NE end of Lake Tanganyika. Pop: 419 000 (2005 est)Former name: Usumbura
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