Paraguay

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geographical name Par·a·guay \ˈpa-rə-ˌgwī, -ˌgwā; ˌpä-rä-ˈgwī\

Definition of Paraguay

  1. 1 landlocked country in central South America traversed by the Paraguay River and bisected by the Tropic of Capricorn; a republic; capital Asunción area 157,043 square miles (406,741 square kilometers), population 6,600,000 — see also 2paraguayan

  2. 2 river 1584 miles (2549 kilometers) long in central South America flowing from the Mato Grosso Plateau in Brazil south into the Paraná River in Paraguay

Paraguayan

play \ˌpa-rə-ˈgwī-ən, -ˈgwā-\ adj or noun

PARAGUAY Defined for English Language Learners

Paraguay

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geographical name Par·a·guay \ˈpa-rə-ˌgwī, -ˌgwā; ˌpä-rä-ˈgwī\

Definition of Paraguay for English Language Learners

  • : country in South America

  • the Paraguay River : river in South America



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