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Nyasa, Lake

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Pronunciation: /nʌɪˈasə
 
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Definition of Nyasa, Lake in English:

A lake in east central Africa, the third-largest lake in Africa. About 580 km (360 miles) long, it forms most of the eastern border of Malawi with Mozambique and Tanzania. Also called Malawi, Lake.

Origin

Nyasa, literally 'lake'.

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