Roseau Unabridged


[dom-uh-nee-kuh, duh-min-i-kuh]
one of the Windward Islands, in the E West Indies.
an independent republic comprising this island: a former British colony; gained independence 1978. 290 sq. mi. (751 sq. km). Capital: Roseau.
a female given name. Unabridged
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Dominica (ˌdɒmɪˈniːkə, dəˈmɪnɪkə)
Official name: Commonwealth of Dominica a republic in the E Caribbean, comprising a volcanic island in the Windward Islands group; a former British colony; became independent as a member of the Commonwealth in 1978. Official language: English. Religion: Roman Catholic majority. Currency: East Caribbean dollar. Capital: Roseau. Pop: 79 000 (2003 est). Area: 751 sq km (290 sq miles)

Roseau (rəʊˈzəʊ)
the capital of Dominica, a port on the SW coast: botanical gardens. Pop: 19 400 (2001 est)

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