Rooftop view of Bratislava.Licensed from iStockPhoto
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capital of Slovakia, on the Danube: pop. 448,000
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The capital and largest city of Slovakia, in the southwest part of the country on the Danube River near the Austrian and Hungarian borders. It was the capital of Hungary from 1541 to 1784. Population: 418,000.