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Salto

(säl`tō), city (1996 pop. 93,417), capital of Salto dept., NW Uruguay, on the Uruguay River. Salto is a thriving cultural and commercial center for a farming and livestock region. There are boatbuilding, meatpacking, and wine industries. In the surrounding region are extensive orange and tangerine orchards as well as vineyards.

Salto

 

a city in northwestern Uruguay and administrative center of Salto Department. Population, 58,000 (1963). Salto is a port on the Uruguay River. It is the center of a cattle-breeding area. Salto has meat-canning and flour-milling industries, as well as production of wine and soft drinks. There is also a shipyard.

Salto

a port in NW Uruguay, on the Uruguay River: Uruguay's second largest city. Pop.: 105 000 (2005 est.)
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