Canberra

[ kan-ber-uh, -ber-uh ]
/ ˈkæn bɛr ə, -bər ə /

noun

a city in and the capital of Australia, in the SE part, in the Australian Capital Territory.

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British Dictionary definitions for Canberra

Canberra
/ (ˈkænbərə, -brə) /

noun

the capital of Australia, in Australian Capital Territory: founded in 1913 as a planned capital. Pop: 309 799 (2001)
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Cultural definitions for Canberra

Canberra
[ (kan-buhr-uh, kan-ber-uh) ]

Capital of Australia, located in southeastern Australia.

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