a republic in northwestern Africa on the Mediterranean coast; achieved independence from France in 1956 (Freq. 1)

southern Tunisia is mostly desert

Derivationally related forms: ↑Tunisian
Members of this Region: ↑Zama, ↑battle of Zama
Instance Hypernyms: ↑African country, ↑African nation
Member Holonyms: ↑Arab League
Part Holonyms: ↑Maghreb, ↑Mahgrib
Member Meronyms: ↑Tunisian
Part Meronyms:

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Tunisia [Tunisia] [tjuˈnɪziə] [tuˈniːʒə] [tjuˈnɪziə] noun singular
a country in North Africa

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