Definition of North Africa in English:

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North Africa

The northern part of the African continent, especially the countries bordering the Mediterranean and the Red Sea.


North African

adjective& noun
Example sentences
  • The men, believed to be North Africans, were remanded in custody.
  • This very colourful and vibrant North African destination is very popular with couples.
  • The most famous desert in the world, the Sahara, sprawls across several North African countries.

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