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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southwest Romania west of Bucharest. Built on the site of a Roman settlement, it was destroyed by an earthquake in 1790 and burned by the Turks in 1802. Population: 300,000.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A city in Romania.


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