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Sierra Leone

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geographical name Sier·ra Le·one \sē-ˌer-ə-lē-ˈōn, ˌsir-ə-, -lē-ˈō-nē\

Definition of Sierra Leone

  1. country W Africa on the Atlantic; a dominion of the Commonwealth of Nations ∗ Freetown area 27,699 square miles (71,740 square kilometers), pop 4,491,000

Sierra Leonean

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