Definition of Republic of Sierra Leone
1. Noun. A republic in West Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1961.
Geographical relationships: Revolutionary United Front, Ruf
Generic synonyms: African Country, African Nation
Terms within: Capital Of Sierra Leone, Freetown
Group relationships: Africa
Member holonyms: Sierra Leonean
Derivative terms: Sierra Leonean
Lexicographical Neighbors of Republic Of Sierra Leone
Literary usage of Republic of Sierra Leone
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Heart of the Matter: Sierra Leone, Diamonds and Human Securityby Ian Smillie, Lansana Gberie, Ralph Hazleton, Partnership Africa Canada by Ian Smillie, Lansana Gberie, Ralph Hazleton, Partnership Africa Canada (2000)
"1993 Kamajor (traditional hunters) militia begins fighting against RUF along with Republic of Sierra Leone Military Forces ..."
2. U. S.- Africa Trade Flows and Effects of the Uruguay Round Agreements and U ...by Cathy Jabara by Cathy Jabara (1999)
"... and Principe (Sao Tomé and Principe) Republic of Sierra Leone (Sierra Leone) Somalia Kingdom of Swaziland (Swaziland) Republic of Togo (Togo) Republic ..."
3. Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States: Annotated for Statistical ...edited by Stephen Koplan, Deanna Tanner Okun edited by Stephen Koplan, Deanna Tanner Okun (2006)
"... and Republic of Djibouti Principe Ethiopia Republic of Senegal Gabonese Republic Republic of Seychelles Republic of The Gambia Republic of Sierra Leone ..."