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Definition of Manila

Manila
Manila Ma*nil"a, Manilla Ma*nil"la, a. Of or pertaining to Manila or Manilla, the capital of the Philippine Islands; made in, or exported from, that city. Manila cheroot or cigar, a cheroot or cigar made of tobacco grown in the Philippine Islands. Manila hemp, a fibrous material obtained from the Musa textilis, a plant allied to the banana, growing in the Philippine and other East India islands; -- called also by the native name abaca. From it matting, canvas, ropes, and cables are made. Manila paper, a durable brown or buff paper made of Manila hemp, used as a wrapping paper, and as a cheap printing and writing paper. The name is also given to inferior papers, made of other fiber.

Meaning of Manila from wikipedia

- Manila (/məˈnɪlə/; Filipino: Maynilà, pronounced [majˈnilaʔ] or [majniˈla]), officially the City of Manila (Filipino: Lungsod ng Maynilà [luŋˈsod nɐŋ majˈnilaʔ])...
- Metropolitan Manila (often shortened to as Metro Manila; Filipino: Kalakhang Maynila), officially the National Capital Region (NCR), is the seat of government...
- Michael Westerberg (born August 10, 1981), better known by his stage name Manila Luzon, is an American drag queen, recording artist, and reality television...
- designate Manila as the capital and Metro Manila as the seat of government. It is the largest city in terms of po****tion and land area in Metro Manila, the...
- The Manila Galleons (Spanish: Galeón de Manila; Filipino: Kalakalang Galyon ng Maynila at Acapulco) were Spanish trading ships which for two and a half...
- Metro Manila is divided into seventeen primary local government units (LGU) that consist of sixteen cities and one muni****lity. Each city and muni****lity...
- Manila hemp, also known as abacá, is a type of buff-colored fiber obtained from Musa textilis (a relative of edible bananas), which is likewise called...
- Manila paper is a relatively inexpensive type of paper, generally made through a less refined process than other types of paper. It is typically made from...
- A Manila folder is a file folder designed to contain do****ents. It is generally formed by folding a large sheet of stiff card in half. Though traditionally...
- The capital city of the Philippines is Manila and the most populous city is Quezon City, both part of Metro Manila. Bounded by the South China Sea on the...
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