|Tunisia (tjuːˈnɪzɪə, -ˈnɪsɪə)|
|a republic in N Africa, on the Mediterranean: settled by the Phoenicians in the 12th century |
|a chattering or flighty, light-headed person.|
|a gadget; dingus; thingumbob.|
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.