[ 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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Jean Bigirimana has not been seen or heard from since July 2016, after he received a call from a source in the country’s national intelligence service and left his home in Bujumbura.These 10 journalists are missing, and COVID is impeding investigations|lbelanger225|September 1, 2020|Fortune
The women are expected to be buried in a cemetery in the convent in Bujumbura.Catholic Nuns Aiding Africa's Battered Wives Are Raped and Murdered|Barbie Latza Nadeau|September 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
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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