Grenada

geographical name
Gre·​na·​da | \ grə-ˈnā-də How to pronounce Grenada (audio) \

Definition of Grenada

island of British West Indies in the southern Windward Islands; together with the southern Grenadines is an independent member of the Commonwealth of Nations since 1974; capital Saint George's area 133 square miles (344 square kilometers), population 112,200

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Grenadan \ grə-​ˈnā-​dᵊn How to pronounce Grenada (audio) \ adjective or noun
Grenadian \ grə-​ˈnā-​dē-​ən How to pronounce Grenada (audio) \ adjective or noun

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“Grenada.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Grenada. Accessed 15 May. 2021.

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