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imbizo Line breaks: im¦bizo
Pronunciation: /ɪmˈbiːzəʊ/

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Definition of imbizo in English:

noun (plural imbizos)

South African
A gathering, usually called by a traditional leader.

Origin

From Zulu biza 'summon, call'.

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