Definition of Bougainville in English:

Bougainville

Syllabification: Bou·gain·ville
Pronunciation: /ˈbo͞ogənˌvil, ˈbō-
 
/
A volcanic island in the South Pacific Ocean, the largest of the Solomon Islands.

Origin

named after Louis de Bougainville (see Bougainville, Louis Antoine de), who visited it in 1768.

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