Senegal

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geographical name Sen·e·gal \ˌse-ni-ˈgȯl, -ˈgäl, ˈse-ni-ˌ\

Definition of Senegal

  1. 1 river 1015 miles (1633 kilometers) long in western Africa flowing from Fouta Djallon northwest and west into the Atlantic

  2. 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.

Senegalese

play \ˌse-ni-gə-ˈlēz, -ˈlēs\ adjective or noun

SENEGAL Defined for English Language Learners

Senegal

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geographical name

Definition of Senegal for English Language Learners

  • : country in Africa

  • the Senegal River : river in Africa



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