Pronunciation: (hon-door'us, -dyoor'-; Sp. ôn-dOO'räs), [key]
1. a republic in NE Central America. 3,036,004; 43,277 sq. mi. (112,087 sq. km).Cap.: Tegucigalpa.
2. Gulf of, an arm of the Caribbean Sea, bordered by Belize, Guatemala, and Honduras.
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