Pronunciation: (braz'u-vil", brä'zu-; Fr. bra-za-vēl'), [key]
a port in and the capital of the People's Republic of the Congo, in the S part, on the Congo (Zaire) River: former capital of French Equatorial Africa. 290,000.
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