adjective or noun see Ecuador

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  • Ecuadoran — n. native or resident of Ecuador …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Ecuadoran — noun a native or inhabitant of Ecuador • Syn: ↑Ecuadorian • Hypernyms: ↑South American • Member Holonyms: ↑Ecuador, ↑Republic of Ecuador * * * I. adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ecuadoran Spiny Rat — Taxobox name = Ecuadoran Spiny Rat status = LR/lc | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Rodentia familia = Echimyidae genus = Proechimys species = P. gularis binomial = Proechimys gularis binomial …   Wikipedia

  • Ecuadoran monetary unit — noun monetary unit in Ecuador • Hypernyms: ↑monetary unit • Hyponyms: ↑sucre …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ecuador — Ecuadoran, Ecuadorean, Ecuadorian, adj., n. /ek weuh dawr /, n. a republic in NW South America. 11,690,535; 109,483 sq. mi. (283,561 sq. km). Cap.: Quito. * * * Ecuador Introduction Ecuador Background: The Republic of the Equator was one of three …   Universalium

  • Demographics of Ecuador — Ecuadorans Ecuatorianos …   Wikipedia

  • Colombia — Colombian, adj., n. /keuh lum bee euh/; Sp. /kaw lawm byah/, n. a republic in NW South America. 37,418,290; 439,828 sq. mi. (1,139,155 sq. km). Cap.: Bogotá. * * * Colombia Introduction Colombia Background: Colombia was one of the three countries …   Universalium

  • War of the Supremes — The War of the Supremes (Spanish: Guerra de los Supremos , also called the Guerra de los Conventos ) was a civil conflict in Republic of the New Granada (present day Colombia) from 1839 to 1841 caused by the ambitions of various regional leaders… …   Wikipedia

  • Foreign relations of Ecuador — Ecuador always has placed great emphasis on multilateral approaches to international problems. Ecuador is a member of the United Nations (and most of its specialized agencies) and the Organization of American States and also is a member of many… …   Wikipedia

  • French Geodesic Mission — The French Geodesic Mission (also called the Geodesic Mission to Peru, First Geodesic Mission and the Spanish French Geodesic Mission) was an 18th century expedition to Ecuador carried out for the purpose of measuring the roundness of the Earth… …   Wikipedia

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