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1. Tripoli

noun. 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.

Synonyms

  • Tarabulus Al-Gharb
  • Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
  • Libya

Etymology

  • Tripolis (Latin)

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How do you pronounce tripoli?

Pronounce tripoli as ˈtrɪpəli.

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Example sentences of the word tripoli


1. Verb, past tense
Add tripoli polishing compound to the wheel and polish the inside and outside of the bowl.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Wash the bowl with water and detergent to remove all traces of tripoli.

3. Adjective
Use felt wheels with tripoli compound on exterior surfaces.

Quotes containing the word tripoli


1. Treaty with Tripoli, Art. 11. As the Government of the United States of America is not, in any sense, founded on the Christian religion;
- U.S. Congress

2. Tripoli

noun. a port city and commercial center in northwestern Lebanon on the Mediterranean Sea.

Synonyms

  • Lebanese Republic
  • Tarabulus
  • Tarabulus Ash-Sham
  • Trablous

Etymology

  • Tripolis (Latin)

3. tripoli

noun. ['ˈtrɪpəli'] a weathered and decomposed siliceous limestone; in powdered form it is used in polishing.

Synonyms

  • limestone
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