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Costa Rica

Cos·ta Ri·ca

 (kŏs′tə rē′kə, kô′stə, kō′-)
A country of Central America between Panama and Nicaragua. Although Christopher Columbus reached Costa Rica in 1502, Spanish conquest of the native peoples of the area did not begin until 1563. The country achieved independence from Spain in 1821 as part of Mexican territory and declared itself a sovereign republic in 1838. San José is the capital and the largest city.

Cos′ta Ri′can (rē′kən) adj. & n.

Costa Rica

(ˈkɒstə ˈriːkə)
n
(Placename) a republic in Central America: gained independence from Spain in 1821; mostly mountainous and volcanic, with extensive forests. Official language: Spanish. Official religion: Roman Catholic. Currency: colón. Capital: San José. Pop: 4 695 942 (2013 est). Area: 50 900 sq km (19 652 sq miles)

Cos•ta Ri•ca

(ˈkɒs tə ˈri kə, ˈkɔ stə, ˈkoʊ-)
n.
a republic in Central America, between Panama and Nicaragua. 3,674,490; 19,238 sq. mi. (49,825 sq. km). Cap.: San José.
Cos′ta Ri′can, adj., n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Costa Rica - a republic in Central AmericaCosta Rica - a republic in Central America; one of the most politically stable countries in Latin America
OAS, Organization of American States - an association including most countries in the western hemisphere; created in 1948 to promote military and economic and social and cultural cooperation
Central America - the isthmus joining North America and South America; extends from the southern border of Mexico to the northern border of Colombia
capital of Costa Rica, San Jose - the capital and largest city of Costa Rica
Costa Rican - a native or inhabitant of Costa Rica
Translations
Kostarika
Costa Rica
Kostariko
Costa Rica
Kostarika
コスタリカ
코스타리카
Costa Rica
ประเทศคอสตาริก้า
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