Gambia

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geographical name Gam·bia \ ˈgam-bē-ə , ˈgäm- \

Definition of Gambia

1 river 700 miles (1126 kilometers) long in western Africa flowing west from Fouta Djallon in western Guinea through Senegal into the Atlantic in Gambia
2 or the Gambia country of western Africa surrounded on three sides by Senegal and comprising a strip of land about 12 to 30 miles (19 to 48 kilometers) wide that straddles the Gambia River from the Atlantic coast inland for about 200 miles (322 kilometers); capital Banjul area 4003 square miles (10,368 square kilometers), population 1,882,000

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