from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • An isolated country of central Asia in the eastern Himalaya Mountains. Long under the influence of Great Britain and India, the kingdom became fully independent in the 1980s. Thimphu is the capital and the largest city. Population: 2,330,000.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. a landlocked Himalayan country in South Asia. Official name: Kingdom of Bhutan.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a principality in the Himalayas northeast of India.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a landlocked principality in the Himalayas to the northeast of India


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