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

  • The capital of Morocco, on the Atlantic Ocean northeast of Casablanca. Settled in ancient times, it became a Muslim fortress c. 700. It is a minor port and has textile industries. Population: 1,620,000.

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  • proper n. The capital of Morocco.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A clerical linen collar.
  • n. A kind of clerical scarf fitted to a collar.

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Examples

  • RABAT - With barely a month left to meet the target for expanding Palestinian self-rule, Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat and Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres ended four hours of talks in Rabat but left the session, presided over by King Hassan of

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  • RABAT - A man set off a home-made bomb in the consular department of the Russian embassy in Rabat after trying to attack the consul with a knife, a Russian diplomat said.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • RABAT - Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres inaugurated an Israeli liaison office in Rabat, making Morocco the second Arab country after Egypt to establish diplomatic links with the Jewish state.

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  • RABAT - At least two people were killed and 20 injured in storms lashing Morocco's north-western coast from Rabat to Tangier, the official agency MAP said.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • RABAT - King Hassan of Morocco conferred with Eric Jensen, head of MINURSO, the U.N. Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara at the royal palace in Rabat, the official news agency MAP said.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • RABAT - Indian Vice-President Kocheril Raman Narayanan arrived in Rabat for a four-day official visit to Morocco during which he expects to confer with King Hassan, the embassy said.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • RABAT - Black South African leader Nelson Mandela left Morocco after discussing Angola with King Hassan during a brief stopover in Rabat, officials said.

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  • RABAT - Grief and sorrow cast its shadow over Oum Azza, a neighbourhood near Rabat, where Shaikh Ahmed bin Zayed Al Nahyan died in an agonising accident.

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  • RABAT - Moroccan Prime Minister Mohamed Karim Lamrani left Rabat for

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  • In RABAT South African President Nelson Mandela said he had discussed Angola with King Hassan of Morocco and the possibility of meeting UNITA leader Jonas Savimbi in Rabat.

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