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Antofagasta Explained

Antofagasta at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Seaport (pop., 1995: est.: 219,000), capital of Antofagasta region, N Chile. Located on Moreno Bay, it was a Bolivian city until it was ceded to Chile in 1879. Its early growth resulted from the nitrate boom that began in 1866 and from the Caracoles silver discovery in 1870. The largest city of N Chile, it remains a supply source for the mines and is a communications center on the Pan-American Highway.

Antofagasta at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n : a port city on the Pacific in northern Chile

Antofagasta at English (WD) Of Explained:


Proper noun

Inter: en-proper nou » n
Inter: wikipedi » a
Inter: wikipedia » Antofagasta Province
Inter: wikipedia » Antofagasta Region
  1. A city in northern Chile.
  2. The Antofagasta Province.
  3. The Antofagasta Region.

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Translation: de » Antofagasta
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