noun. French explorer who circumnavigated the globe accompanied by scientists (1729-1811).
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How do you pronounce bougainville?
Pronounce bougainville as ˈbugɪnˌvɪl.
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noun. the largest of the Solomon Islands; a province of Papua New Guinea.
- Independent State of Papua New Guinea
- Solomon Islands