noun (used with a singular verb)
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"They would have taken me for the Cameroons, but somebody had to stay," he said quietly.The Keepers of the King's Peace
The principal work of the winter was the reduction of the Cameroons.
Erzerum had balanced Kut, and the Cameroons had ceased to be a German land.
For some mysterious reason they again took ship and came to the Cameroons, where he learned German.Aliens
They afterwards came to be called Cameroons, and are mostly so spoken of in the books of English buccaneers.Under Drake's Flag
G. A. Henty
Republic in west-central Africa, bordered by Nigeria to the northwest, Chad to the northeast, the Central African Republic to the east, Republic of the Congo, Gabon, and Equatorial Guinea to the south, and the Gulf of Guinea (part of the Atlantic Ocean) to the west. Yaounde is its capital, and Douala is its largest city.