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Guayaquil

[ gwah-yah-keel ]
/ ˌgwɑ yɑˈkil /
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noun
a seaport in W Ecuador, on the Gulf of Guayaquil.
Gulf of, an arm of the Pacific in SW Ecuador.
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Guayaquil
/ (Spanish ɡwajaˈkil) /

noun
a port in W Ecuador: the largest city in the country and its chief port; university (1867). Pop: 2 387 000 (2005 est)
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