Lake, a lake in W Nicaragua. 390 sq. mi. (1,010 sq. km).
a city in and the capital of Nicaragua, in the W part, on Lake Managua.
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How to use Managua in a sentence
The Diamond Club in Managua prides itself on being the classiest strip club in all of central America.
Nicaragua: Over the past 10 years, nightclubs have been springing up all over Nicaragua's capital city of Managua.
Several rudely carved, well-worn images stood also at the street-corners of Managua in 1838.The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume IV | Hubert Howe Bancroft
Managua is a modern city, with many flourishing industries and a rapidly growing population.
General Martinez, commanding at Managua, was also implicated in the treason, but received warning in time to fly the country.By-Ways of War | James Jeffrey Roche
Mr. Baker, the present minister at Managua, has been directed to present his letters of recall.Messages and Papers of William McKinley V.2. | William McKinley
The district of Managua was almost like a continuous town, so closely were the native houses placed together for nearly ten miles.The Gegence; A Comedy Ballet in the Nahuatl-Spanish Dialect of Nicaragua | Daniel G. Brinton
British Dictionary definitions for Managua
the capital of Nicaragua, on the S shore of Lake Managua: chosen as capital in 1857. Pop: 1 159 000 (2005 est)
Lake Managua a lake in W Nicaragua: drains into Lake Nicaragua by the Tipitapa River. Length: 61 km (38 miles). Width: about 26 km (16 miles)
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