Definition of Antigua and Barbuda from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


Antigua and Barbuda

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a country consisting of three small islands in the Caribbean. Antigua and Barbuda were British colonies from the early 17th century until they became fully independent and a member of the Commonwealth in 1981. Most of the country's population live on Antigua. See related entries: Countries and continents
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