Choiseul

biographical name Choi·seul \ shwä-ˈzəl , -ˈzər(-ə)l , -ˈzœl \

Definition of Choiseul

Étienne-François de 1719–1785 Duc de Choiseul French statesman

Choiseul

geographical name Choi·seul \ shwä-ˈzərl , -ˈzəl , -ˈzœl \

Definition of Choiseul

island of the western Pacific in the Solomons southeast of Bougainville Island
Note: Choiseul is nearly surrounded by a barrier reef.

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