interlacustrine

adjective

in·​ter·​la·​cus·​trine ˌin-tər-lə-ˈkə-strən How to pronounce interlacustrine (audio)
: of, relating to, or situated in an area between lakes
specifically : of, relating to, or situated in the region of Africa that is bounded by Lakes Victoria, Kyoga, Albert, Edward, and Tanganyika
Uganda is situated in the interlacustrine highlands of central Africa … Rob Marchant
the early interlacustrine kingdoms
interlacustrine Bantu speakers

Word History

First Known Use

1900, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of interlacustrine was in 1900

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Cite this Entry

“Interlacustrine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/interlacustrine. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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