Lagos

geographical name
La·​gos | \ ˈlā-ˌgäs How to pronounce Lagos (audio) , -ˌgōs; ˈlä-ˌgōs, -gəs \

Definition of Lagos

city and port partly on an island in the Bight of Benin in southwestern Nigeria administrative area population 9,113,605

Note: Lagos was formerly the capital of Nigeria.

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“Lagos.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lagos. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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