from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to Cuba, a large island of the West Indies belonging to Spain.
  • noun A native or an inhabitant of Cuba.
  • noun Same as cubanite.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to Cuba or its inhabitants.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A person from Cuba or of Cuban descent.
  • adjective Of, from, or pertaining to Cuba, the Cuban people or the Cuban dialect.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Cuba or the people of Cuba
  • noun a native or inhabitant of Cuba


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