geographical name Tu·ni·sia \tü-ˈnē-zh(ē-)ə, tyü-, -ˈni-\

Definition of TUNISIA

country N Africa bordering on the Mediterranean; formerly one of the Barbary States; a French protectorate 1881–1956, a monarchy 1956–57, & a republic since 1957 Tunis area 63,378 square miles (164,149 square kilometers), pop 10,374,000
Tu·ni·sian \-zh(ē-)ən\ adjective or noun

Rhymes with TUNISIA

TUNISIA Defined for Kids


geographical name Tu·ni·sia \t(y)ü-ˈnē-zh(ē-)ə, -ˈni-zh(ē-)ə\

Definition of TUNISIA for Kids

country N Africa on the Mediterranean E of Algeria; capital, Tunis


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