Republic of Burundi

noun
a landlocked republic in east central Africa on the northeastern shore of Lake Tanganyika
Syn: ↑Burundi
Derivationally related forms: ↑Burundian (for: ↑Burundi)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑African country, ↑African nation
Part Holonyms: ↑Africa, ↑East Africa
Member Meronyms: ↑Hutu, ↑Tutsi, ↑Watutsi, ↑Watusi, ↑Burundian
Part Meronyms: ↑Bujumbura, ↑Usumbura, ↑capital of Burundi

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