Rabaul

geographical name
Ra·​baul | \ rə-ˈbau̇l How to pronounce Rabaul (audio) \

Definition of Rabaul

city in the Bismarck Archipelago at the eastern end of New Britain, Papua New Guinea, that was formerly the capital of the Territory of New Guinea population 17,022

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