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Oyo

[oh-yoh]
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noun
  1. a city in W Nigeria.
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  • Nominally the state is subject to the alafin (ruler) of Oyo; but it is virtually independent.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 2

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Oyo

noun
  1. a state of SW Nigeria. Capital: Ibadan. Pop: 5 591 589 (2006). Area: 28 454 sq km (10 986 sq miles)
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