Cairo

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geographical name Cai·ro \ˈkī-(ˌ)rō\

Definition of Cairo

  1. city on the Nile River in northern Egypt; the nation's capital population 7,786,640 Cairo grew from its roots in the 7th century to become the largest city in Africa, Europe, and Asia Minor in the first half of the 14th century.

Cairene

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CAIRO Defined for English Language Learners

Cairo

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geographical name Cai·ro \ˈkī-(ˌ)rō\

Definition of Cairo for English Language Learners

  • : city in Egypt



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