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  1. a city in central Bolivia. 8394 feet (2558 meters) above sea level.
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Historical Examples

  • In December, when we arrived in Cochabamba, the sun had just passed us.

    The Philosophy of the Weather

    Thomas Belden Butler

  • Cochabamba was founded in the 16th century, and for a time was called Oropesa.

  • Cochabamba, Bolivia, lies 8,000 feet above sea level in a broad basin in the Eastern Andes.

  • Cochabamba , a high-lying city of Bolivia, capital of a department of the name; has a trade in grain and fruits.

    The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

    Edited by Rev. James Wood

  • But in the villages and the outlying cities like Cochabamba and Santa Cruz the insurgent bands kept up a desperate resistance.

British Dictionary definitions for cochabamba


  1. a city in central Bolivia. Pop: 561 000 (2005 est)
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