Maghreb

geographical entry Ma·ghreb \ˈmä-grəb\
variants: or

Maghrib

play \ˈmä-grəb\ play

Definition of Maghreb

  1. northwestern Africa and, at the time of the Moorish occupation, Spain —specifically considered to include the Mediterranean coastal areas of Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and Libya, but often used of those countries in their entirety

  1. —see also maghrebi, 2maghrebian

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