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Zambia

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geographical name Zam·bia \ˈzam-bē-ə\

Simple Definition of Zambia

  • : country in Africa

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Zambia

  1. country S Africa; formerly a British protectorate; independent republic within the Commonwealth of Nations since 1964 ∗ Lusaka area 290,585 square miles (752,615 square kilometers), pop 13,200,000

Zambian

play \ˈzam-bē-ən\ adjective or noun

Variants of zambia

or formerly

Northern Rhodesia


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