Harare

geographical name
Ha·​ra·​re | \ hə-ˈrä-(ˌ)rā How to pronounce Harare (audio) \
variants: or formerly Salisbury

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city and capital of Zimbabwe population 1,485,231

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“Harare.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Harare. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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