Definition of Accra

1. Noun. The capital and largest city of Ghana with a deep-water port.

Exact synonyms: Capital Of Ghana
Generic synonyms: National Capital
Group relationships: Ghana, Gold Coast, Republic Of Ghana

Definition of Accra

1. Proper noun. The capital of Ghana. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Accra

Acarus balatus
Acarus folliculorum
Acarus gallinae
Acarus hordei
Acarus rhizoglypticus hyacinthi
Acarus scabiei
Accipiter cooperii
Accipiter gentilis
Accipiter nisus
Accra (current term)
Acer argutum
Acer campestre
Acer circinatum
Acer glabrum
Acer japonicum
Acer macrophyllum
Acer negundo
Acer negundo Californicum

Literary usage of Accra

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Encyclopaedia Britannica, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"The Accra, a clever race, arc tobe Hin-! in all the towns of the West ... They are one of the finest and most intelligent of the tribes of Accra stock. ..."

2. Adventures and Observations on the West Coast of Africa, and Its Islands by Charles W. Thomas (1860)
"Accra in Sight—Come to an Anchor—Canoes and Traders—A word for Pets—Forts—Exports—Filibustering—English—Civilization—Dress— Houses—Missions—" The Service ..."

3. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society by Royal Meteorological Society (Great Britain) (1893)
"Meteorological Observations at Accra and Aburi on the Gold Coast.—The Secretary of State for the Colonies has forwarded to the Society diagrams prepared ..."

4. Agricultural Marketing Directory for U.S. & Africa Trade by Mary E. Lassanyi, Wayne Olson (1997)
"Tel: 51-4231 Ghana Supply Commission, PO Box M35, Accra, Ghana Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning, PO Box M40, Accra, Ghana. ..."

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