pula

[poo-lah]

Pula

[poo-lah]
noun
  1. a seaport in W Croatia, on the Istrian Peninsula.
Also Pulj.
Italian Pola.
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British Dictionary definitions for pula

pula

noun
  1. the standard monetary unit of Botswana, divided into 100 thebe

Pula

noun
  1. a port in NW Croatia at the S tip of the Istrian Peninsula: made a Roman military base in 178 bc; became the main Austro-Hungarian naval station and passed to Italy in 1919, to Yugoslavia in 1947, and is now in independent Croatia. Pop: 67 000 (2007 est)Latin name: Pietas Julia (paɪˈɛɪtæs ˈjuːlɪə) Italian name: Pola
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