geographical name Tom·bouc·tou \tōⁿ-bük-ˈtü\
variants: or traditionally


\ˌtim-ˌbək-ˈtü, tim-ˈbək-(ˌ)tü\play

Definition of Tombouctou

  1. town in central Mali population 55,000 Tombouctou was once an important trade center on the Saharan camel caravan routes.

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