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"Costa Rica" is a proper noun which is often translated as "Costa Rica", and "DE" is an abbreviation which is often translated as "Delaware". Learn more about the difference between "Costa Rica" and "DE" below.
Costa Rica(
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stuh
 
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A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (country)
a. Costa Rica
Both two-toed sloths and three-toed sloths live in Costa Rica.Tanto los perezosos de dos dedos como los de tres dedos viven en Costa Rica.
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DE
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
1. (U.S. state)
a. Delaware
The parcel was sent to Dover, DE.El paquete fue enviado a Dover, Delaware.
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