capital of Finland

noun
the capital and largest city of Finland; located in southern Finland; a major port and commercial and cultural center
Instance Hypernyms: ↑national capital, ↑port
Part Holonyms: ↑Finland, ↑Republic of Finland, ↑Suomi

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