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Definition of 'guinea'

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  1. a former British gold coin worth 21 shillings
  2. a republic in western Africa on the Atlantic; formerly a French colony; achieved independence from France in 1958
       Synonyms: Republic of Guinea French Guinea
  3. a west African bird having dark plumage mottled with white; native to Africa but raised for food in many parts of the world
       Synonyms: guinea fowl Numida meleagris

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