Roraima

geographical name
Ro·​rai·​ma | \ rȯ-ˈrī-mä How to pronounce Roraima (audio) \

Definition of Roraima

1 mountain 9094 feet (2772 meters) high with a flat top in the Pacaraima Mountains on the boundary between Venezuela, Guyana, and Brazil
2 state of northern Brazil bordering Venezuela and Guyana; capital Boa Vista area 86,603 square miles (224,301 square kilometers), population 450,479

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