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ˌɑr dʒənˈti nəArgenti·na

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Argentina, Argentine Republicnoun

    a republic in southern South America; second largest country in South America

  2. Argentina, genus Argentinanoun

    type genus of the Argentinidae: argentines


  1. Argentinanoun

    A country in South America, called officially The Argentine Republic. Capital: Buenos Aires.

  2. Etymology: From argentum + the feminine of the adjectival suffix -inus, in reference to the Río de la Plata.


  1. Argentina

    Argentina, officially the Argentine Republic, is the second largest country in both South America and the Latin America region. The country is a federation of 23 provinces and the autonomous city of Buenos Aires, its capital and largest city. It is the eighth-largest country in the world by land area and the largest among Spanish-speaking nations by geographical area of 2,780,400 km2 and is the fourth by population, with over 41 million people. Argentina is a founding member of the United Nations, Mercosur, the Union of South American Nations, the Organization of Ibero-American States, the World Bank Group and the World Trade Organization, and is one of the G-15 and G-20 major economies. Argentina is located in South America, bordered by Chile to the west and south, Bolivia and Paraguay to the north and Brazil and Uruguay to the northeast. Argentina claims sovereignty over part of Antarctica, the Falkland Islands and South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. Argentina is the successor state of the Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata, an overseas colony of the Spanish Empire. Argentina declared independence during the Argentine War of Independence, which was followed by the Argentine Civil Wars during most of the 19th century. The country faced several military coups and political instability during the 20th century, along with periodic economic crisis that continue to this day.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Argentina in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Argentina in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Argentina in a Sentence

  1. The Argentine source:

    Brazilian prosecutors said there was a reasonable suspicion that the same scheme was replicated here in Argentina.

  2. Tom Hodgson:

    For 10 or 12 years, (Argentina) was a do-not-invest zone. The tone of doing business has just swung 180 degrees.

  3. Nancy Graham:

    You have local laws everywhere, and they are different, it makes it harder for a company to sell in Argentina and then in Hong Kong.

  4. Cynthia Arnson:

    Things are not going to change overnight, but (the Macri) administration is one that has articulated foreign policy and economic principles that are much more in line with the U.S. government, there is a sense that Argentina has removed itself dramatically from a sympathy with (the) populist left in Latin American to more of the center-right, and that is obviously a change that the United States wants to encourage and be helpful in its success.

  5. Gokul Hemmady:

    We have no intention of selling our operation here. We have left five countries, when we sell Argentina, to stay in one, having said that, there is always a price for every sale.

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