(historical) The former name of what is now called Belize, used from 1862 to 1981.
British-honduras Sentence Examples
Small parts of British Honduras and Guatemala are also included in it.
districts, as well as the greater part of the Sierra Alta, are destitute of large trees; but the coast-lands on both sides towards Tabasco and British Honduras enjoy a sufficient rainfall to support forests containing the mahogany tree, several valuable cabinet woods, vanilla, logwood and other dye-woods.
The " Ule " rubber of Central America and British Honduras originates from Castilloa elastica.
In British Honduras an alkaline decoction prepared from the Moon plant (Calonictyon speciosum) is used for the same purpose.
The history of Belize is inextricably bound up with that of the rest of British Honduras (q.