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Frelimo

Pronunciation: /frɛˈliːməʊ/
The nationalist liberation party of Mozambique, founded in 1962. After independence in 1975, Frelimo governed Mozambique as a one-party state until 1990, when a multiparty system was introduced.

Origin

Portuguese, contraction of Frente de Libertação de Moçambique, the name of the party.

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