How do you pronounce "Curacao"?

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Curacao is a liqueur of Dutch origin which is prepared from dried peels of a sour orange. It is pronounced, ''kyoor-uh-SO'', or ''kyoor-uh-SOU'' and rhymes with: acid snow, afterglow, aikido, alpenglow, apropos, art deco, art nouveau, audio, Baguio, Bamako, barrio, bay window, and others.
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Cu·ra·çao
[koor-uh-sou, -soh, kyoor-; koor-uh-sou, -soh, kyoor-]
NOUN
1.
the main island of the Netherlands Antilles, off the NW coast of Venezuela. 173 sq. mi. (448 sq. km). Capital: Willemstad.
2.
3.
(lowercase) a cordial or liqueur flavored with the peel of the sour orange.
Source: Dictionary.com
The correct pronunciation for the work Curacao is 'cure--uh--sow'. If you happen to live there, you will probably pronounce it as 'core-sow'. Local folk tend to say the names of places more quickly because they are used to saying it!
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