Guiana

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geographical name Gui·a·na \gē-ˈa-nə, -ˈä-nə; gī-ˈa-nə\

Definition of Guiana

  1. region of northern South America bordering on the Atlantic and bounded on the west and south by the Orinoco, Negro, and Amazon rivers; includes Guyana, French Guiana, and Suriname also collectively known as the Guianas, and adjoining parts of Brazil and Venezuela

Guianan

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Guianese

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GUIANA Defined for English Language Learners

Guiana

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geographical name Gui·a·na \gē-ˈa-nə, -ˈä-nə; gī-ˈa-nə\

Definition of Guiana for English Language Learners

  • : region of South America

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