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

  • The largest city of Ecuador, in the western part of the country near the Gulf of Guayaquil, an inlet of the Pacific Ocean. Founded in 1535, the city was frequently subject to pirate attacks in the 17th century. Population: 1,980,000.

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  • proper n. The largest city in Ecuador, and capital of the state of Guayas

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  • n. the largest city of Ecuador


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