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Bhutan Syllabification: Bhu·tan
Pronunciation: /bo͞oˈtän/
/bo͞oˈtan/

Definition of Bhutan in English:

A small independent kingdom in southern Asia, on the southeastern slopes of the Himalayas, north of India; population 691,100 (est. 2009); capital, Thimphu; languages, Dzongkha (official), Nepali.

A British protectorate from 1910, it became independent in 1949, with continuing help from India regarding its foreign policy and aid

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