Cameroun


Cameroun
/kam roohn"/; Fr. /kannm rddoohn"/, n.
1. Cameroon (def. 1).
2. Also called French Cameroons. a former French mandate (1919-46) and trusteeship (1946-60) in W Africa: independence 1960: now part of the United Republic of Cameroon.

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