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

  • Formerly Ra·gu·sa (rə-go͞oˈzə, rä-go͞oˈzä)Dubrovnik A city of southern Croatia on a promontory jutting into the Adriatic Sea. A port and popular tourist resort, it was a center of Serbo-Croatian culture and literature in medieval times. Population: 31,700.

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  • proper n. A city and port in southern Croatia on the Adriatic Sea.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a port city in southwestern Croatia on the Adriatic; a popular tourist center


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