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Cyprus

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geographical name Cy·prus \ˈsī-prəs\

Simple Definition of Cyprus

  • : island country in the Mediterranean Sea

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Cyprus

  1. 1 island E Mediterranean S of Turkey

  2. 2 country coextensive with the island; a republic of the Commonwealth of Nations ∗ Nicosia area 3572 square miles (9287 square kilometers), pop 1,100,000

Cypriot

play \ˈsi-prē-ət, -ˌät\ or

Cypriote

play \-ˌōt, -ət\ adjective or noun

Rhymes with cyprus



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