Zambia

geographical name
Zam·​bia | \ ˈzam-bē-ə \
variants: or formerly Northern Rhodesia

Definition of Zambia

landlocked country in southern Africa; capital Lusaka area 290,585 square miles (752,615 square kilometers), population 13,070,000

Note: Formerly a British protectorate, Zambia has been an independent republic within the Commonwealth of Nations since 1964.

Other Words from Zambia

Zambian \ ˈzam-​bē-​ən \ adjective or noun

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