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Definition 1: the second largest continent; located to the south of Europe and bordered to the west by the South Atlantic and to the east by the Indian Ocean - [noun denoting object]

(africa is an instance of ...) one of the large landmasses of the earth

"there are seven continents" "pioneers had to cross the continent on foot"

(africa is a part of ...) an African river that flows northwest into Lake Chad

(africa is a part of ...) a republic at the southernmost part of Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1910; first European settlers were Dutch (known as Boers)

(africa is the region of the domain of ...) a peninsula of northeastern Africa (the easternmost part of Africa) comprising Somalia and Djibouti and Eritrea and parts of Ethiopia

(africa is a part of ...) a republic in extreme eastern Africa on the Somali peninsula; subject to tribal warfare

(africa is a part of ...) a republic in West Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1961

(africa is a part of ...) a republic in northwestern Africa on the coast of the Atlantic; formerly a French colony but achieved independence in 1960

(africa is a part of ...) a republic in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea; gained independence from Britain in 1960; most populous African country

(africa is a part of ...) a landlocked republic in West Africa; gained independence from France in 1960; most of the country is dominated by the Sahara Desert

(africa is a part of ...) a republic on the southeastern coast of Africa on the Mozambique Channel; became independent from Portugal in 1975

(africa is a part of ...) a country in northwestern Africa with a provisional military government; achieved independence from France in 1960; largely western Sahara Desert

(africa is a part of ...) a landlocked republic in northwestern Africa; achieved independence from France in 1960; Mali was a center of West African civilization for more than 4,000 years

(africa is a part of ...) a landlocked republic in southern central Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1964

(africa is a part of ...) a republic on the island of Madagascar; achieved independence from France in 1960

(africa is a part of ...) a military dictatorship in northern Africa on the Mediterranean; consists almost entirely of desert; a major exporter of petroleum

(africa is a part of ...) a republic in West Africa; established in 1822 by Americans as a way to free negro slaves

(africa is a part of ...) a region of northern Africa to the south of the Sahara and Libyan deserts; extends from the Atlantic to the Red Sea

(africa is a part of ...) a republic in northeastern Africa on the Red Sea; achieved independence from Egypt and the United Kingdom in 1956

(africa is a part of ...) the largest lake in Africa and the 2nd largest fresh water lake in the world; a headwaters reservoir for the Nile River

(africa is a part of ...) the longest lake in the world in central Africa between Tanzania and Congo in the Great Rift Valley

(africa is a part of ...) a lake in north central Africa; fed by the Shari river

(africa is a part of ...) ( geology) a depression in southwestern Asia and eastern Africa; extends from the valley of the Jordan River to Mozambique; marked by geological faults

(africa is a part of ...) an area of western Africa between the Sahara Desert and the Gulf of Guinea

(africa is a part of ...) an area of northern Africa between the Sahara and the Mediterranean Sea

(africa is a part of ...) the region of Africa to the south of the Sahara Desert

(africa is a part of ...) the world's largest desert (3,500,000 square miles) in northern Africa

(africa is a part of ...) a landlocked republic in south central Africa formerly called Rhodesia; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1980

(africa is a part of ...) a republic in central Africa; formerly controlled by Great Britain and called Northern Rhodesia until it gained independence within the commonwealth in 1964

(africa is a part of ...) a landlocked republic in eastern Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1962

(africa is a part of ...) a Turkish sultanate of southwestern Asia and northeastern Africa and southeastern Europe; created by the Ottoman Turks in the 13th century and lasted until the end of World War I; although initially small it expanded until it superseded the Byzantine Empire

(africa is a part of ...) a republic in eastern Africa

(africa is a part of ...) a landlocked monarchy in southeastern Africa; member of the commonwealth that achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1968

(africa is a part of ...) a landlocked constitutional monarchy in southern Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1966

(africa is a part of ...) a republic on the northwestern coast of Africa; recognized as independent by Portugal in 1974

(africa is a part of ...) a republic in western Africa on the Gulf of Guinea; one of the most prosperous and politically stable countries in Africa

(africa is a part of ...) a republic in west-central Africa; achieved independence from France in 1960

(africa is a part of ...) a landlocked desert republic in north-central Africa; was under French control until 1960

(africa is a part of ...) a landlocked country in central Africa; formerly under French control; became independent in 1960

(africa is a part of ...) a republic on the western coast of central Africa; was under French and British control until 1960

(africa is a part of ...) a landlocked republic in east central Africa on the northeastern shore of Lake Tanganyika

(africa is a part of ...) a republic in southwestern Africa on the Atlantic Ocean; achieved independence from Portugal in 1975 and was the scene of civil war until 1990

(africa is a part of ...) a region of northern Africa on the Mediterranean coast between Egypt and Gibraltar; was used as a base for pirates from the 16th to 19th centuries

(africa is the region of the domain of ...) a republic in southwestern Africa on the south Atlantic coast (formerly called South West Africa); achieved independence from South Africa in 1990; the greater part of Namibia forms part of the high Namibian plateau of South Africa

(africa is a part of ...) a geographical area in eastern Africa

(africa is a part of ...) any one of the countries occupying the African continent

(africa is a part of ...) the region of northwest Africa comprising the Atlas Mountains and the coastlands of Morocco and Algeria and Tunisia

(africa is a part of ...) a country on western coast of Africa; formerly under French control

(africa is a part of ...) a republic in central Africa; achieved independence from Belgium in 1960

(africa is a part of ...) a republic on the western coast of Africa on the Gulf of Guinea; formerly under French control

(africa is a part of ...) a republic in western Africa on the Atlantic; formerly a French colony; achieved independence from France in 1958

(africa is a part of ...) a republic in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea

"Ghana was colonized as the Gold Coast by the British"

(africa is a part of ...) a narrow republic surrounded by Senegal in West Africa

(africa is a part of ...) a republic on the west coast of Africa

(africa is a part of ...) a republic in eastern Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1963; major archeological discoveries have been made in the Great Rift Valley in Kenya

(africa is a part of ...) a republic in northeastern Africa known as the United Arab Republic until 1971; site of an ancient civilization that flourished from 2600 to 30 BC

(africa is a part of ...) a landlocked republic in south-central Africa that became independent from British control in the 1960s

(africa is a part of ...) a landlocked republic in central Africa; formerly a German colony

(africa is a part of ...) an empire established by Augustus in 27 BC and divided in AD 395 into the Western Roman Empire and the eastern or Byzantine Empire; at its peak lands in Europe and Africa and Asia were ruled by ancient Rome

(africa is a part of ...) Ethiopia is a republic in northeastern Africa on the Red Sea; formerly called Abyssinia

(africa is a part of ...) a country of west central Africa (including islands in the Gulf of Guinea); became independent from Spain in 1968

(africa is a part of ...) a country in northeastern Africa on the Somali peninsula; formerly under French control but became independent in 1997

(africa is a part of ...) an ancient region of northeastern Africa (southern Egypt and northern Sudan) on the Nile; much of Nubia is now under Lake Nasser

(... is part of africa) the hemisphere that includes Eurasia and Africa and Australia

(africa is the region of the domain of ...) either of two wars: the first when the Boers fought England in order to regain the independence they had given up to obtain British help against the Zulus (1880-1881); the second when the Orange Free State and Transvaal declared war on Britain (1899-1902)

(africa is the region of the domain of ...) an overland journey by hunters (especially in Africa)

(africa is the region of the domain of ...) an independent ruler or chieftain (especially in Africa or Arabia)

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