from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- The capital and largest city of Kenya, in the south-central part of the country. Founded in 1899, it became the seat of government for British East Africa in 1905 and capital of independent Kenya in 1963. Population: 2,750,000.
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- proper n. The capital of Kenya.
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- n. the capital and largest city of Kenya; a center for tourist safaris
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