Honduras

geographical name
Hon·​du·​ras | \ hän-ˈdu̇r-əs How to pronounce Honduras (audio) , -ˈdyu̇r-; ȯn-ˈdü-räs \

Definition of Honduras

country in Central America bordering on the Caribbean and the Gulf of Fonseca; a republic with its capital at Tegucigalpa area 43,278 square miles (112,090 square kilometers), population 9,183,000

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Honduran \ hän-​ˈdu̇r-​ən How to pronounce Honduras (audio) , -​ˈdyu̇r-​ \ adjective or noun

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“Honduras.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Honduras. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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