Singapore

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geographical name Sin·ga·pore \ˈsiŋ-ə-ˌpȯr also ˈsiŋ-gə-\

Definition of Singapore

  1. 1 island of the Malay Archipelago in the South China Sea off the southern end of the Malay Peninsula area 255 square miles (660 square kilometers), population 5,076,700 Singapore was formerly a British crown colony and from 1963 to 1965 a state of the country of Malaysia. It has been an independent republic in the Commonwealth of Nations since 1965.

  2. 2 city, port, and capital of Singapore that is located on Singapore Strait population 206,500

Singaporean

play \ˌsiŋ-ə-ˈpȯr-ē-ən also ˈsiŋ-gə-\ adjective or noun

SINGAPORE Defined for English Language Learners

Singapore

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geographical name Sin·ga·pore \ˈsiŋ-ə-ˌpȯr also ˈsiŋ-gə-\

Definition of Singapore for English Language Learners

  • : island country in Asia



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