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, town (1994 pop. 97,314), capital of Wallo prov., central Ethiopia, in the Great Rift Valley. It is an administrative, military, and commercial center.
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a city in northeast Ethiopia; administrative center of Welo Province. Population, 54,400 (1970). Dese is a transportation center (connected by highway to Addis Ababa, Asmara, and the port of Aseb) and trade center (grains, hides, cattle , and oil-bearing crops). There is a cottage food industry.

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