Pronunciation: (san'tō du-ming'gō; Sp. sän'tô &thslash;ô-mēng'gô), [key]
1. Formerly, Ciudad Trujillo. a city in and the capital of the Dominican Republic, on the S coast: first European settlement in America 1496. 980,000.
2. a former name of Dominican Republic.
3. a former name of Hispaniola. Also,San Domingo (for defs. 2, 3).
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