Republic of Venezuela

noun
a republic in northern South America on the Caribbean; achieved independence from Spain in 1811; rich in oil
Syn: ↑Venezuela
Derivationally related forms: ↑Venezuelan (for: ↑Venezuela)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑South American country, ↑South American nation
Part Holonyms: ↑South America
Member Meronyms: ↑Venezuelan
Part Meronyms:

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