Gambia

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

Definition of Gambia

  1. 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. 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 — see also gambian

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GAMBIA Defined for English Language Learners

Gambia

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

Definition of Gambia for English Language Learners

  • : country in Africa


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