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English definition of “Colombia”


noun     /kəˈlʌmbiə/
a country in South America Country namesCountry and nationContinents and regions of the world
Colombian     /kəˈlʌmbiən/ adjective coming from or relating to ColombiaNationalities Colombian noun someone from ColombiaNationalities
(Definition of Colombia noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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