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

  • See Burkina Faso.

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  • proper n. Former name of Burkina Faso.

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

  • n. a desperately poor landlocked country in western Africa; was formerly Upper Volta under French rule but gained independence in 1960


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