from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- The capital and largest city of Suriname, on the Suriname River near its mouth on the Atlantic Ocean. Settled by the British from Barbados in the 1630s, it came under Dutch rule in 1815. Population: 220,000.
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- proper n. The capital of Suriname.
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- n. the capital and largest city and major port of Surinam
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