Rhodesia

geographical name
Rho·​de·​sia | \ rō-ˈdē-zh(ē-)ə How to pronounce Rhodesia (audio) \

Definition of Rhodesia

1 region of central southern Africa comprising Zambia and Zimbabwe and containing rich archaeological findings
2 — see zimbabwe sense 2

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Rhodesian \ rō-​ˈdē-​zh(ē-​)ən How to pronounce Rhodesia (audio) \ adjective or noun

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“Rhodesia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Rhodesia. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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