What is another word for British Guiana?

4 synonyms found


[ bɹˈɪtɪʃ ɡɪˈɑːnə], [ bɹˈɪtɪʃ ɡɪˈɑːnə], [ b_ɹ_ˈɪ_t_ɪ_ʃ ɡ_ɪ__ˈɑː_n_ə]

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How to use "British guiana" in context?

British Guiana, officially called Guiana, is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom located on the continent of South America in the west of the Atlantic Ocean. The territory was partitioned from French Guiana in 1895, following a military campaign which ended in victory for the British. The territory was incorporated into the British Overseas Territory of Guyana in 1966. British Guiana is bordered by Brazil to the south and east and Suriname to the north. It has an area of 5,815 square kilometres and a population of 292,887, which represents less than 1 percent of the United Kingdom population.

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