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Iquitos

[ ee-kee-taws ]
/ iˈki tɔs /
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noun
a city in NE Peru, on the upper Amazon.
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Iquitos
/ (Spanish iˈkitɔs) /

noun
an inland port in NE Peru, on the Amazon 3703 km (2300 miles) from the Atlantic: head of navigation for large steamers. Pop: 389 000 (2005 est)
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