Bougainville

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biographical name Bou·gain·ville \ˈbü-gən-ˌvil, bü-gaⁿ-ˈvēl\

Definition of Bougainville

  1. Louis-Antoine de 1729–1811 French navigator


Bougainville

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geographical name Bou·gain·ville \ˈbü-gən-ˌvil, ˈbō-, ˈbu̇-\

Definition of Bougainville

  1. island in the South Pacific; largest of the Solomons; chief town Kieta area 3880 square miles (10,088 square kilometers)


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