Libreville

[ French lee-bruh-veel ]
/ French li brəˈvil /

noun

a port in and the capital of Gabon, in the W part, on the Gulf of Guinea.

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Libreville
/ (French librəvil) /

noun

the capital of Gabon, in the west on the estuary of the Gabon River: founded as a French trading post in 1843 and expanded with the settlement of freed slaves in 1848. Pop: 649 000 (2005 est)
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