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Burkina Faso

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geographical name Bur·ki·na Fa·so \bu̇r-ˈkē-nə-ˈfä-sō, bər-\

Definition of Burkina Faso

  1. republic W Africa; until 1958 a French territory ∗ Ouagadougou area 105,869 square miles (274,201 square kilometers), pop 13,730,258

Bur·ki·na·be play \bu̇r-ˈkē-nə-ˌbā, bər-\ adjective or noun


Variants of burkina faso

or formerly Upper Vol·ta play \ˈvōl-tə, ˈvȯl-, ˈväl-\

BURKINA FASO Defined for Kids

Burkina Faso

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geographical name Bur·ki·na Fa·so \bu̇r-ˈkē-nə-ˈfä-sō\

Definition of Burkina Faso

  1. country W Africa N of Ivory Coast, Ghana, & Togo; capital, Ouagadougou




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