Kinshasa

geographical name Kin·sha·sa \ kin-ˈshä-sə \
variants: or formerly Léopoldville play \ˈlē-ə-ˌpōld-ˌvil, ˈlā-\

Definition of Kinshasa

city and capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo on the Congo River at the outlet of Pool Malebo population 3,804,000


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