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Saguia el-Hamra Line breaks: Saguia el-Hamra
Pronunciation: /səˌɡiːə ɛlˈhamrə/

Definition of Saguia el-Hamra in English:

1An intermittent river in the north of Western Sahara. It flows into the Atlantic west of Laayoune.
1.1The region through which the Saguia el-Hamra river flows. A territory of Spain from 1934, it united with Río de Oro in 1958 to become a part of Spanish Sahara.

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