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Noun: Buenos Aires  ,bwey-nus'I-reez or ,bwey-nus'a-reez [N. Amer], ,bwe-nu'sI-reez or ,bwey-nus'I-reez [Brit]
  1. Capital and largest city of Argentina; located in eastern Argentina near Uruguay; Argentina's chief port and industrial and cultural centre
    - capital of Argentina

Type of: national capital, port

Part of: Argentina, Argentine Republic

Encyclopedia: Buenos Aires, Summer 1912