Pronunciation: (sOO'kre), [key]
1. An•to•nio Jo•sé de Pronunciation: (än-tô'nyô hô-se' &thslash;e), [key] 1793–1830, Venezuelan general and South American liberator: 1st president of Bolivia 1826–28.
2. a city in and the official capital of Bolivia, in the S part. 57,090.
3. (l.c.) a cupronickel coin and monetary unit of Ecuador, equal to 100 centavos. Abbr.: S.
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