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Katanga

Line breaks: Ka|tanga
Pronunciation: /kəˈtaŋɡə
 
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Definition of Katanga in English:

A copper-mining region of the Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire); capital, Lubumbashi. It was known as Shaba 1972–97.

Words that rhyme with Katanga

anger, clangour (US clangor), languor, manga, panga, sangar, tanga, Tauranga, Zamboanga

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