Kuwait

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geographical name Ku·wait \ku̇-ˈwāt\

Definition of Kuwait

  1. 1 country in southwestern Asia in Arabia at the head of the Persian Gulf; a sheikhdom, before 1961 under British protection area 6880 square miles (17,819 square kilometers), population 3,986,000

  2. 2 or Kuwait City city, port at head of the Persian Gulf, and capital of the country of Kuwait population 28,859

Kuwaiti

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KUWAIT Defined for English Language Learners

Kuwait

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geographical name Ku·wait \ku̇-ˈwāt\

Definition of Kuwait for English Language Learners

  • : country in Asia


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