See under (def 2).
[kam-uh-roonz] /ˌkæm əˈrunz/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
German Kamerun. a region in W Africa: a German protectorate 1884–1919; divided in 1919 into British and French mandates.
Also called British Cameroons. the NW part of this region: a British mandate 1919–46 and trusteeship 1946–61; by a 1961 plebiscite the S part (Southern Cameroons) joined the United Republic of and the N part (Northern Cameroons) joined Nigeria.
noun, Canadian. 1. a large, heavy canoe used to transport supplies.
- Northern cape
noun 1. the largest but least populated province in South Africa, in the NW part of the country; created in 1994 from part of Cape Province: agriculture, mining (esp diamonds). Capital: Kimberley. Pop: 899 349 (2004 est). Area: 139 703 sq km (361 830 sq miles)
- Northern corn-leaf blight
[kawrn-leef] /ˈkɔrnˌlif/ noun 1. .
noun 1. .