Definition of Katanga
region of southeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo; chief city Lubumbashi ◆Rich in mineral deposits, Katanga seceded shortly after Congo became independent (1960), but was absorbed back into the country after fighting ended in 1963.
Katangeseplay \kə-täŋ-ˈgēz, -taŋ-, -ˈgēs\ adjective
Learn More about katanga
Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about Katanga
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up Katanga? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).