Tunis

geographical name Tu·nis \ ˈtü-nəs , ˈtyü- \

Definition of Tunis

1 city in northern Tunisia near the site of ancient Carthage population 699,000
Note: Tunis is the capital of Tunisia.
2 tunisia used especially when it was one of the Barbary States


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