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Noun: Venezuela  ,ve-ni'zwey-lu
  1. A republic in northern South America on the Caribbean; achieved independence from Spain in 1811; rich in oil
    - Republic of Venezuela

Type of: South American country, South American nation

Part of: OAS, OPEC, Organisation of Petroleum-Exporting Countries [Brit], Organization of American States, Organization of Petroleum-Exporting Countries, South America

Encyclopedia: Venezuela, Cuba