Daloa


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Daloa

 

a city in the Republic of the Ivory Coast, on the Nzérékoré-Abidjan highway. Population, 35,000 (1965). Daloa is an important transshipment point for agricultural products, including coffee, cacao, palm nuts, and rice.

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