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see RosettaRosetta
, former name of Rashid
, city (1986 pop. 51,789), N Egypt, in the Nile River delta. The city once dominated the region's rice market; rice milling and fish processing are the main industries of modern Rashid. Founded in the 9th cent.
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, city, Egypt.

Rashid

 

(formerly Rosetta), a city in the northern part of the Arab Republic of Egypt on the left bank of the Rashid River (a branch of the Nile), close to where the river empties into the Mediterranean Sea. Population, 36,700 (1966). Rashid, a port for the export of agricultural products, is linked by railroad and highway with Alexandria. The center of a rice-growing region, the city has rice-cleaning and other food-processing industries. There also is fishing industry.

Rashid

a town in N Egypt, on the Nile delta. Pop.: 52 015 (latest est.)
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