HyperDic: republic_of_angola

English > 1 sense of the expression Republic of Angola:
NOUNlocationRepublic of Angola, Angolaa republic in southwestern Africa on the Atlantic Ocean
English > Republic of Angola: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningA republic in southwestern Africa on the Atlantic Ocean; achieved independence from Portugal in 1975 and was the scene of civil war until 1990.
SynonymAngola
Instance ofAfrican country, African nationAny one of the countries occupying the African continent
Member ofOrganization of Petroleum-Exporting Countries, OPECAn organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the production and sale of petroleum
MembersAngolanA native or inhabitant of Angola
HereroA member of a pastoral Bantu people living in Namibia, Botswana, and Angola
Part ofAfricaThe second largest continent
PartsHuambo, Nova LisboaA city in the mountains in western Angola
Kasai, Kasai River, River KasaiA river of southwestern Africa that rises in central Angola and flows east and then north (forming part of the border between Angola and Congo) and continuing northwest through Congo to empty into the Congo River on the border between Congo and Republic of the Congo
LobitoA seaport on the Atlantic coast of Angola
Luanda, Angolan capitalport city on Atlantic coast
Zambezi, Zambezi RiverAn African river
SpanishAngola
CatalanAngola

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