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Cuba Line breaks: Cuba
Pronunciation: /ˈkjuːbə/

Definition of Cuba in English:

A Caribbean country, the largest and furthest west of the islands of the West Indies, situated at the mouth of the Gulf of Mexico; population 11,451,700 (est. 2009); official language, Spanish; capital, Havana.

A Spanish colony, Cuba became nominally independent after the Spanish-American War of 1898 and achieved full autonomy in 1934. Fidel Castro led a communist revolution in 1959, and held the presidency until replaced by his brother Raúl Castro in 2008. The country suffered under a U.S. trade embargo and, after the collapse of the Soviet Union and the Eastern bloc, lost much of its trade

Words that rhyme with Cuba

Aruba, Nuba, scuba, tuba, tuber
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