Jamaica

geographical name
Ja·mai·ca | \jə-ˈmā-kə \

Definition of Jamaica 

island of the West Indies in the Greater Antilles south of Cuba; a dominion of the Commonwealth of Nations since 1962; formerly a British colony; capital Kingston area 4471 square miles (11,580 square kilometers), population 2,697,983

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Jamaican \jə-ˈmā-kən \ adjective or noun

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