Burundi

geographical name Bu·run·di \ bu̇-ˈrün-dē , -ˈru̇n- \
variants: or formerly Urundi play \u̇-ˈrün-\

Definition of Burundi

country on Lake Tanganyika in east central Africa; a republic; capital Bujumbura area about 10,700 square miles (27,700 square kilometers), population 8,300,000 — see ruanda-urundi

Burundian

play \-dē-ən\ adjective or noun

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