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Noun: Cameroon  ,ka-mu'roon
  1. An inactive volcano in western Cameroon; highest peak on the West African coast
  2. A republic on the western coast of central Africa; was under French and British control until 1960
    - Republic of Cameroon, Cameroun

Derived forms: Cameroons

Type of: African country, African nation, volcano

Part of: Africa, British Commonwealth, Commonwealth, Commonwealth of Nations

Encyclopedia: Cameroon