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Mauritius

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

Definition of MAURITIUS

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
Mau·ri·tian \-ˈri-shən\ adjective or noun
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MAURITIUS Defined for Kids

Mauritius

geographical name Mau·ri·tius \m-ˈri-sh(ē-)əs\

Definition of MAURITIUS for Kids

island in Indian Ocean E of Madagascar; an independent country; capital, Port Louis

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