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Coimbra

[ kween-bruh ]
/ ˈkwĩ brə /
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noun
a city in central Portugal: noted university founded at Lisbon 1290, transferred here 1537.
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Coimbra
/ (Portuguese ˈkuimbrə) /

noun
a city in central Portugal: capital of Portugal from 1190 to 1260; seat of the country's oldest university. Pop: 148 474 (2001)
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