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Porto Rico(ˈpɔːtə ˈriːkəʊ)
(Placename) the former name (until 1932) of Puerto Rico
Puer•to Ri•co(ˈpwɛr tə ˈri koʊ, ˈpwɛr toʊ, ˈpɔr tə, ˈpoʊr-)
an island in the central West Indies: a commonwealth associated with the U.S. 3,808,610; 3435 sq. mi. (8895 sq. km). Cap.: San Juan. Abbr: PR, P.R. Formerly (until 1932), Porto Rico.
Puer′to Ri′can, n., adj.
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|Noun||1.||Porto Rico - a self-governing commonwealth associated with the United States occupying the island of Puerto Rico|
Caribbean - region including the Caribbean Islands
Greater Antilles - a group of islands in the western West Indies
San Juan - the capital and largest city of Puerto Rico
Culebra - a small island off the coast of Puerto Rico with miles of beautiful beaches
Vieques - a small island off the coast of Puerto Rico used for target practice by the United States Navy
|2.||Porto Rico - the smallest and easternmost of the Greater Antilles in the Caribbean|