Definition of Tunisia
country in northern Africa bordering on the Mediterranean Sea capital Tunis area 63,378 square miles (164,149 square kilometers), population 10,982,754 ◆Tunisia was formerly one of the Barbary States . It was a French protectorate from 1881 to 1956 and a monarchy in 1956–57. It has been a republic since 1957.
Tunisianplay \-zh(ē-)ən\ adjective or noun
TUNISIA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of Tunisia for English Language Learners
: country in Africa
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