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  1. Praia, Cidade de Praia, capital of Cape Verde(noun)

    the capital of Cape Verde on Sao Tiago Island

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  1. Praia(ProperNoun)

    The capital of Cape Verde.

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  1. Praia

    Praia, is the capital and largest city of Cape Verde, an island nation in the Atlantic Ocean west of Senegal. It lies on the southern coast of Santiago island in the Sotavento Islands group. It is the island's ferry port and is home to one of the nation’s four international airports. The city centre is known as Platô due to its location on a small plateau. Praia is Cape Verde's largest city, a commercial centre, and a port that ships coffee, sugar cane, and tropical fruits. Praia also has a fishing industry and there are resort beaches nearby. It is the seat of the municipality of the same name.


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