Nigeria

geographical name Ni·ge·ria \ nī-ˈjir-ē-ə \

Definition of Nigeria

country in western Africa which borders on the Gulf of Guinea, is a republic within the Commonwealth of Nations, and was formerly a colony and protectorate; capital Abuja area 356,669 square miles (927,339 square kilometers), population 186,000,000
Note: Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa.

Nigerian

play \-ē-ən\ adjective or noun


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