capital of Guinea

noun
a port and the capital of Guinea
Syn: ↑Conakry, ↑Konakri
Instance Hypernyms: ↑national capital, ↑port
Part Holonyms: ↑Guinea, ↑Republic of Guinea, ↑French Guinea

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