Definition of Senegal
1 river 1015 miles (1633 kilometers) long in western Africa flowing from Fouta Djallon northwest and west into the Atlantic
2 country in western Africa on the Atlantic; a republic of the French Community, formerly a territory of French West Africa; capital Dakar area 76,124 square miles (197,161 square kilometers), population 13,508,715 ◆Senegal surrounds the country of Gambia on the north, south, and east.
Senegaleseplay \ˌse-ni-gə-ˈlēz, -ˈlēs\ adjective or noun
SENEGAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of Senegal for English Language Learners
: country in Africa
the Senegal River : river in Africa
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