- a city in W Uruguay, on the Uruguay River.
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The populations of Paysandu and Montevideo greatly increased.The Argentine Republic
And I had had a tooth pulled in Paysandu, the second largest city in Uruguay.Green Valley
Men were flocking far and wide to the White banner, and up towards Paysandu had already joined in very large numbers.
I found my belongings there waiting for me, and not long afterwards the diligence arrived from Paysandu.
It is navigable up to Paysandu for ships of great tonnage, and up to Salto for coast trading boats.
- a port in W Uruguay, on the Uruguay River: the third largest city in the country. Pop: 73 272 (2004)
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