Definition of Côte d'Ivoire

1. Noun. A republic in western Africa on the Gulf of Guinea; one of the most prosperous and politically stable countries in Africa.

Exact synonyms: Ivory Coast, Republic Of Cote D'ivoire
Generic synonyms: African Country, African Nation
Terms within: Abidjan
Group relationships: Africa



Definition of Côte d'Ivoire

1. Proper noun. The preferred name of Ivory Coast. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Côte d'Ivoire

1. A republic in western africa, south of mali and burkina faso. Its capital is abidjan. It was formerly called ivory coast. From 1842 the french had a treaty with the native rulers. By 1889 a french protectorate was established and in 1893 it was made a colony. Cote d'ivoire achieved self-government in 1958 and became an independent republic in 1960. It is named for the ivory first traded by the portuguese there in the 16th century. (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Côte D'Ivoire

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cot-quean
cot death
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cotan
cotangent
cotangents
cotans
cotarnine
cotch
cotchel
cotchels
cote
cote d'ivoire
coteau
coteaux
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coteline
cotelines
cotemporal
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cotemporaneous
cotemporaries
cotemporary

Literary usage of Côte d'Ivoire

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Science, Technology, and American Diplomacy (1995) by DIANE Publishing Company (1996)
"Cote D'Ivoire Subject: Earth Sciences EIF Date: Feb 1, 1986 Termination Date: Indefinite Funding: Funding not specified Establish facilities to be ..."

2. International Religious Freedom (2000): Report to Congress by the Department edited by Barbara Larkin (2001)
"COTE D'IVOIRE The Constitution was suspended following the December 24, 1999 coup d'etat. The Constitution provided for freedom of religion, ..."

3. Agricultural Marketing Directory for U.S. & Africa Trade by Mary E. Lassanyi, Wayne Olson (1997)
"At 20% of GDP, Cote d'Ivoire has a substantial industrial sector compared to other African countries. Foodstuffs, wood processing ..."

4. African Voices on Structural Adjustment by P. Thandika Mkandawire, Charles Chukwuma Soludo (2003)
"The following crops are selected for the study, cocoa, cotton and rice in Cote d' Ivoire and, groundnut, cotton and rice in Senegal and Niger. ..."

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