Northern Cape

geographical name

Definition of Northern Cape

province of the western part of the Republic of South Africa that borders on the Atlantic Ocean, Namibia, and Botswana area 139,691 square miles (361,800 square kilometers), population 1,145,861

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“Northern Cape.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Northern%20Cape. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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