Hispaniola

geographical name
His·​pan·​io·​la | \ ˌhi-spə-ˈnyō-lə How to pronounce Hispaniola (audio) \
variants: or Spanish Española \ ˌes-​ˌpä-​ˈnyō-​lä How to pronounce Hispaniola (audio) \ or formerly Haiti \ ˈhā-​tē How to pronounce Hispaniola (audio) \ or Santo Domingo \ ˌsan-​tə-​də-​ˈmiŋ-​(ˌ)gō How to pronounce Hispaniola (audio) \

Definition of Hispaniola

island of the Greater Antilles in the north central Caribbean Sea; divided between Haiti (on the west) and the Dominican Republic (on the east) area 29,371 square miles (76,071 square kilometers)

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“Hispaniola.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hispaniola. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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