Monaco[män′ə kō, mə nä′kō]
- country in S Europe on the Mediterranean: an independent principality & an enclave in SE France: .75 sq mi (1.9 sq km); pop. 30,000
- its capital, a commune
- Monacan adjective, noun
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- Monˈa·can adjective & n.
Monaco - Cultural Definition
Constitutional monarchy on the French Riviera.
- Its casino at Monte Carlo, luxury hotels, and spectacular scenery make Monaco a popular resort.
- The American actress Grace Kelly married Monaco's ruler, Prince Rainier III, in 1956. Princess Grace died in 1982.