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Ubangi

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noun Uban·gi \yü-ˈbaŋ-gē, ü-, -ˈbaŋ-ē\

Definition of Ubangi

  1. :  a woman of the district of Kyabé village in Chad with lips pierced and distended to unusual dimensions with wooden disks —not used technically



Origin and Etymology of ubangi

Ubangi-Shari, Africa


First Known Use: 1942


Ubangi

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geographical name Uban·gi \ü-ˈbäŋ-gē, yü-ˈbaŋ-\

Definition of Ubangi

  1. river 700 miles (1126 kilometers) W cen Africa on NW border of Democratic Republic of the Congo flowing W & S into Congo River — see uele



Variants of ubangi

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Oubangui

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