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Ormoc is a city in the Philippines. It is the second largest city in the province. In 2010, 190,000 people lived in Ormoc.

In 1991, Ormoc was hit by Typhoon Thelma. On 8 November 2013, the city was affected by Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan).

Ormoc is one of a few cities in the Philippines to use e-tricycles.

The city and nearby areas are sometimes attacked by the New People's Army (NPA).

The city got it's name from ogmok. It is an old Visayan term for lowland.

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