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English noun: tripoli

1. tripoli (substance) a weathered and decomposed siliceous limestone; in powdered form it is used in polishing


Synonymsrottenstone


Broader (hypernym)limestone

2. Tripoli (location) the capital and chief port and largest city of Libya; in northwestern Libya on the Mediterranean Sea; founded by the Phoenicians in the 7th century BC


Synonymscapital of Libya, Tarabulus Al-Gharb


Instance hypernymnational capital


Part meronymLibya, Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya

3. Tripoli (location) a port city and commercial center in northwestern Lebanon on the Mediterranean Sea


SynonymsTarabulus, Tarabulus Ash-Sham, Trablous


Instance hypernymcity, metropolis, port, urban center


Part meronymLebanese Republic, Lebanon









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