Lesotho

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geographical name Le·so·tho \lə-ˈsō-(ˌ)tō, -ˈsü-(ˌ)tü\
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Basutoland

\bə-ˈsü-tō-ˌland\play

Definition of Lesotho

  1. mountainous landlocked country in southern Africa surrounded by the Republic of South Africa; a constitutional monarchy within the Commonwealth of Nations; capital Maseru area 11,716 square miles (30,462 square kilometers), population 1,876,633


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Lesotho

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geographical name Le·so·tho \lə-ˈsō-(ˌ)tō, -ˈsü-(ˌ)tü\

Definition of Lesotho for English Language Learners

  • : country in Africa


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