Zambia

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geographical name Zam·bia \ˈzam-bē-ə\
variants: or formerly

Northern Rhodesia

Definition of Zambia

  1. landlocked country in southern Africa; capital Lusaka area 290,585 square miles (752,615 square kilometers), population 13,070,000 Formerly a British protectorate, Zambia has been an independent republic within the Commonwealth of Nations since 1964.

Zambian

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ZAMBIA Defined for English Language Learners

Zambia

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geographical name

Definition of Zambia for English Language Learners

  • : country in Africa


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