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Santa

[ san-tuh; for 2 also Spanish sahn-tah ]
/ ˈsæn tə; for 2 also Spanish ˈsɑn tɑ /
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noun
a river in W central Peru, flowing NW into the Pacific Ocean. About 200 miles (322 km) long.
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Santa
/ (ˈsæntə) /

noun
informal short for Santa Claus
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