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Lagos

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geographical name La·gos \ˈlā-ˌgäs, -ˌgōs\

Simple Definition of Lagos

  • : city in Nigeria

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Lagos

  1. city & port SW Nigeria partly on an island in Bight of Benin; former ∗ of Nigeria pop 1,340,000

Rhymes with lagos

bathos, benthos, bugloss, chaos, Chios, cosmos, Delos, demos, Ellás, emboss, en masse, Eos, epos, Eros, ethos, Hyksos, kaross, kudos, kvass, Laos, Laplace, Lemnos, Lesbos, Logos, Madras, Melos, mythos, Naxos, Nepos, nol-pros, nonpros, pathos, peplos, Pharos, pit boss, pothos, ringtoss, Samos, Skyros, straw boss, telos, topos, tripos


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