Colonia


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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Colonia

 

(Colonia del Sacramento), a city and port in Uruguay, on the bank of the Río de la Plata. Administrative center of Colonia Department. Population, 12,800 (1963). The city has textile, leather, and meat-processing enterprises.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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