Definition of zaire
: the basic monetary unit of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (1967–71) and of Zaire (1971–96)
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Zaire was 2-of-5 passing for 23 yards and failed to gain a yard on three carries.
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Origin and Etymology of zaire
French zaïre, from Zaïre, former name (1971–97) of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
First Known Use: 1967See Words from the same year
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