Burundi

geographical name
Bu·​run·​di | \ bu̇-ˈrün-dē How to pronounce Burundi (audio) , -ˈru̇n- \
variants: or formerly Urundi \ u̇-​ˈrün-​ How to pronounce Burundi (audio) \

Definition of Burundi

country on Lake Tanganyika in east central Africa; a republic; capital Gitega area about 10,745 square miles (27,830 square kilometers), population 11,845,000 — see ruanda-urundi

Other Words from Burundi

Burundian \ bu̇-​ˈrün-​dē-​ən How to pronounce Burundi (audio) , -​ˈru̇n-​ \ adjective or noun

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“Burundi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Burundi. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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