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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • The capital of Myanmar (Burma), in the south-central part of the country north of Yangon (Rangoon). Naypyidaw was established as the country's new capital in 2006.

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  • proper noun The national capital (since 2005) of Myanmar (Burma), located in Pyinmana Township, Mandalay Division (approximately 320 kilometres north of Yangon).

Etymologies

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From Burmese နေပြည်တော် (nepyidaw).

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