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Santa Marta

[ san-tuh-mahr-tuh; Spanish sahn-tah mahr-tah ]
/ ˈsæn tə ˈmɑr tə; Spanish ˈsɑn tɑ ˈmɑr tɑ /
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noun
a seaport in northwestern Colombia.
a cactus, Heliocereus speciosus, of Mexico and Central America, having scarlet flowers 6–7 inches (15–17 centimeters) long.
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Santa Marta
/ (Spanish ˈsanta ˈmarta) /

noun
a port in NW Colombia, on the Caribbean: the oldest city in Colombia, founded in 1525; terminus of the Atlantic railway from Bogotá (opened 1961). Pop: 454 000 (2005 est)
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