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Guantánamo

[ gwahn-tah-nuh-moh; Spanish gwahn-tah-nah-maw ]
/ gwɑnˈtɑ nəˌmoʊ; Spanish gwɑnˈtɑ nɑˌmɔ /
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noun
a city in SE Cuba: U.S. naval base.
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Guantánamo
/ (Spanish ɡwanˈtanamo) /

noun
a city in SE Cuba, on Guantánamo Bay . Pop: 214 000 (2005 est)
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