Definition of Botswana
landlocked country in southern Africa north of the Molopo River; an independent republic since 1966, formerly the British protectorate of Bechuanaland; capital Gaborone area 224,606 square miles (581,730 square kilometers), population 1,680,863
BOTSWANA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of Botswana for English Language Learners
: country in Africa
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