Haiti

geographical name
Hai·​ti | \ ˈhā-tē also hä-ˈē-tē How to pronounce Haiti (audio) \

Definition of Haiti

1 — see hispaniola
2 country in the West Indies on western Hispaniola; a French-speaking republic with its capital at Port-au-Prince area 10,714 square miles (27,750 square kilometers), population 10,788,000 — see also haitian sense 1

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“Haiti.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Haiti. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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