Cameroon

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geographical name Cam·er·oon \ ˌka-mə-ˈrün \

Definition of Cameroon

1 massif about 13,350 feet (4069 meters) high in the western part of the country of Cameroon
2 or Cameroun play \-ˈrün\ country of western equatorial Africa in the Cameroons region and bordering on the Bight of Biafra; a republic, formerly a trust territory under France; capital Yaoundé area about 183,590 square miles (475,500 square kilometers), population 17,463,836 — see also cameroonian


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