Pronunciation: (bOO'du-pest", bOO"du-pest'; Hung. boo'do-pesht"), [key]
a city in and the capital of Hungary, in the central part, on the Danube River: formed 1873 from two cities on the W bank of the Danube (Buda and Obuda) and one on the E bank (Pest). 2,070,966.
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