Angola

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geographical name An·go·la \aŋ-ˈgō-lə, an-\

Definition of Angola

  1. country SW Africa S of mouth of the Congo; until 1975 a dependency of Portugal ∗ Luanda area 481,351 square miles (1,251,513 square kilometers), pop 10,609,000

Angolan

play \-lən\ adjective or noun

Variants of angola

or formerly

Portuguese West Africa


ANGOLA Defined for English Language Learners

Angola

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geographical name An·go·la \aŋ-ˈgō-lə, an-\

Definition of Angola for English Language Learners

  • : country in Africa



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