Guadeloupe

geographical name
Gua·​de·​loupe | \ ˈgwä-də-ˌlüp How to pronounce Guadeloupe (audio) , ˌgwä-də-ˈlüp \

Definition of Guadeloupe

two islands, Basse-Terre (or Guadeloupe proper) and Grande-Terre, in French West Indies in the central Leeward Islands; an overseas department of France; capital Basse-Terre (on Basse-Terre Island) area 582 square miles (1507 square kilometers), population 403,355

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Guadeloupean \ ˌgwä-​də-​ˈlü-​pē-​ən How to pronounce Guadeloupean (audio) \ noun

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“Guadeloupe.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Guadeloupe. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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