interlacustrine

adjective
in·​ter·​la·​cus·​trine | \ ˌin-tər-lə-ˈkə-strən How to pronounce interlacustrine (audio) \

Definition of interlacustrine

: 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

First Known Use of interlacustrine

1900, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of interlacustrine was in 1900

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“Interlacustrine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/interlacustrine. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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