Kinshasa

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geographical name Kin·sha·sa \kin-ˈshä-sə\
variants: or formerly

Léopoldville

\ˈlē-ə-ˌpōld-ˌvil, ˈlā-\play

Definition of Kinshasa

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


KINSHASA Defined for English Language Learners

Kinshasa

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geographical name Kin·sha·sa \kin-ˈshä-sə\

Definition of Kinshasa for English Language Learners

  • : city in the Democratic Republic of the Congo



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