Guinea-Bissau

geographical name Guin·ea-Bis·sau \ ˌgi-nē-bi-ˈsau̇ \
variants: or formerly Portuguese Guinea

Definition of Guinea-Bissau

republic in western Africa south of Senegal; until 1974 a Portuguese colony; capital Bissau area 13,948 square miles (36,265 square kilometers), population 1,520,830

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