Comoros

play
geographical name Com·o·ros \ˈkä-mə-ˌrōz\

Definition of Comoros

  1. group of islands forming a country off southeastern Africa between northeastern Mozambique and northwestern Madagascar; formerly a French possession; a republic (except for Mayotte Island which remains French) since 1975; capital Moroni area 719 square miles (1862 square kilometers), population 752,000

Comoran

play \ˈkä-mə-rən\ adjective or noun

Comorian

play \kə-ˈmȯr-ē-ən\ adjective or noun

COMOROS Defined for English Language Learners

Comoros

play
geographical name

Definition of Comoros for English Language Learners

  • : island country in the Indian Ocean


Learn More about comoros


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Comoros? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to glide in or as if in an airplane

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!