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British Guiana

noun

  1. See Guyana
    the former name (until 1966) of Guyana


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In the colony of British Guiana there had been an old law, which permitted the importation of labourers without restriction.

Gaige described Allophryne ruthveni as a new genus and species of diminutive bufonid from British Guiana.

The boundary dispute between Venezuela and British Guiana had been dragging along for years.

Souari, sow-′ri, n. a tree of British Guiana yielding a durable timber and edible nuts.

He had already been giving aid to brethren abroad, in British Guiana and elsewhere, as well as in fields nearer at home.

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