Equatorial Guinea

Equatorial Guinea
noun
a country of west central Africa (including islands in the Gulf of Guinea); became independent from Spain in 1968
Instance Hypernyms: ↑African country, ↑African nation
Part Holonyms: ↑Africa
Part Meronyms: ↑Bioko

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Equatorial Guinea [Equatorial Guinea] [ˌekwətɔːriəl ˈɡɪni] [ˌekwətɔːriəl ˈɡɪni] noun singular
a country in western Africa

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  • Equatorial Guinea at the Olympics — Equatorial Guinea first participated at the Olympic Games in 1984, and has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Olympic Games since then. The nation has never participated in the Winter Olympic Games.As of 2008, no athlete from Equatorial… …   Wikipedia

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