Santa Marta

[san-tuh mahr-tuh; Spanish sahn-tah mahr-tah]
noun
  1. a seaport in NW Colombia.
  2. a cactus, Heliocereus speciosus, of Mexico and Central America, having scarlet flowers 6–7 inches (15–17 cm) long.
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British Dictionary definitions for santa marta

Santa Marta

noun
  1. 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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