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Mauritius

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geographical name Mau·ri·ti·us \mȯ-ˈri-sh(ē-)əs\

Simple Definition of Mauritius

  • : island country in the Indian Ocean

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Mauritius

  1. island in Indian Ocean in cen Mascarenes; constitutes with Rodrigues & other dependencies a dominion of the Commonwealth of Nations ∗ Port Louis area 720 square miles (1872 square kilometers), pop 1,210,196

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