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Punta Arenas

[ poon-tah ah-re-nahs ]
/ ˈpun tɑ ɑˈrɛ nɑs /
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noun
a seaport in southern Chile, on the Strait of Magellan: the southernmost city in Chile.
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Formerly Ma·ga·lla·nes [Spanish mah-gah-yah-nes] /Spanish ˌmɑ gɑˈyɑ nɛs/ .

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Punta Arenas
/ (Spanish ˈpunta aˈrenas ) /

noun
a port in S Chile, on the Strait of Magellan: the southernmost city in the world. Pop: 118 000 (2005 est)Former name: Magallanes
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