|Tunisia (tjuːˈnɪzɪə, -ˈnɪsɪə)|
|a republic in N Africa, on the Mediterranean: settled by the Phoenicians in the 12th century |
|an arrangement of five objects, as trees, in a square or rectangle, one at each corner and one in the middle.|
|a screen or mat covered with a dark material for shielding a camera lens from excess light or glare.|
Note: In the sixth century b.c., Tunisia became the center of power for the city of Carthage.
Note: Tunisia was a French protectorate from 1881 to 1956, when it achieved independence.