Ceuta

geographical name
Ceu·​ta | \ ˈthā-ü-ˌtä How to pronounce Ceuta (audio) , ˈsyü-tä \

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city, port, and military station at the eastern end of the Strait of Gibraltar in northern Morocco opposite Gibraltar; a Spanish presidio population 71,505

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“Ceuta.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ceuta. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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