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1. capital of saudi arabia, riyadh

joint capital (with Mecca) of Saudi Arabia located in the central oasis; largest city in Saudi Arabia

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the capital of Saudi Arabia, situated in a central oasis: the largest city in the country. Pop: 6 369 710 (2015 est)
. Arabic name: Ar Riyāḑ

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capital of Saudi Arabia, in the central part: pop. 1,800,000

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The capital and largest city of Saudi Arabia, in the east-central part of the country east-northeast of Mecca. Situated in a desert oasis, it was a walled city until the oil boom of the 1950s led to the demolition of older structures to make way for commercial expansion.

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