Pietermaritzburg


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Pietermaritzburg

(ˌpiːtəˈmærɪtsˌbɜːɡ)
n
(Placename) a city in E South Africa, the capital of KwaZulu-Natal: founded in 1839 by the Boers: gateway to Natal's mountain resorts. Pop: 223 519 (2001)
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Pie•ter•mar•itz•burg

(ˌpi tərˈmær ɪtsˌbɜrg)

n.
the capital of Natal province, in the E Republic of South Africa. 192,417.
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Following months of training, early hours and ditching an actual social life in favour of hitting the rock to rack up miles in preparation for the Comrades Marathon, the runners were in a serious challenge this year, as it was an up-run, which meant that they had to conquer the 1 800m elevation gain from Durban to Pietermaritzburg.
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Pietermaritzburg: University of KwaZulu-Natal Press, 2018.
Pietermaritzburg: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj undertook a train journey on Thursday from Pentrich to Pietermaritzburg, a railway station in South Africa where a young Mahatma Gandhi was thrown out of a "whites-only" compartment 125 years ago, an incident that acted as a catalyst for him to practice Satyagraha.