Definition of African country
1. Noun. Any one of the countries occupying the African continent.
Generic synonyms: Country, Land, State
Specialized synonyms: Namibia, Republic Of Namibia, South West Africa, Algeria, Algerie, Democratic And Popular Republic Of Algeria, Angola, Republic Of Angola, Burundi, Republic Of Burundi, Cameroon, Cameroun, Republic Of Cameroon, Central Africa, Central African Republic, Chad, Republic Of Chad, Tchad, Congo, French Congo, Republic Of The Congo, Belgian Congo, Congo, Democratic Republic Of The Congo, Zaire, Cote D'ivoire, Ivory Coast, Republic Of Cote D'ivoire, Benin, Dahomey, Republic Of Benin, Togo, Togolese Republic, Afars And Issas, Djibouti, Republic Of Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Republic Of Equatorial Guinea, Spanish Guinea, Eritrea, State Of Eritrea, Abyssinia, Ethiopia, Federal Democratic Republic Of Ethiopia, Yaltopya, Ruanda, Rwanda, Rwandese Republic, Botswana, Republic Of Botswana, Arab Republic Of Egypt, Egypt, United Arab Republic, Kenya, Republic Of Kenya, Gabon, Gabonese Republic, Gabun, Gambia, Republic Of The Gambia, The Gambia, Ghana, Gold Coast, Republic Of Ghana, French Guinea, Guinea, Republic Of Guinea, Guine-bissau, Guinea-bissau, Portuguese Guinea, Republic Of Guinea-bissau, Basutoland, Kingdom Of Lesotho, Lesotho, Liberia, Republic Of Liberia, Libya, Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Madagascar, Malagasy Republic, Republic Of Madagascar, Malawi, Nyasaland, Republic Of Malawi, French Sudan, Mali, Republic Of Mali, Islamic Republic Of Mauritania, Mauritania, Mauritanie, Muritaniya, Al-magrib, Kingdom Of Morocco, Maroc, Marruecos, Morocco, Mocambique, Mozambique, Republic Of Mozambique, Niger, Republic Of Niger, Federal Republic Of Nigeria, Nigeria, Republic Of Senegal, Senegal, Republic Of Sierra Leone, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Republic Of South Africa, South Africa, Republic Of The Sudan, Soudan, Sudan, Kingdom Of Swaziland, Swaziland, Tanzania, United Republic Of Tanzania, Republic Of Tunisia, Tunisia, Republic Of Uganda, Uganda, Northern Rhodesia, Republic Of Zambia, Zambia, Republic Of Zimbabwe, Rhodesia, Southern Rhodesia, Zimbabwe
Group relationships: Africa
African Country Pictures
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Lexicographical Neighbors of African Country
Literary usage of African country
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Reducing Capital Cost in Southern Africa by Martin Grandes, Nicolas Pinaud (2005)
"Chapter 1 South African country Risk: Backdrop and Challenges Ahead Rudolf Gouws* The South ... African country ..."
2. African Voices on Structural Adjustment by P. Thandika Mkandawire, Charles Chukwuma Soludo (2003)
"Import liberalization may lead to increased trade deficits and thus worsen the usually precarious balance-of-payment position of the typical African country ..."
3. The Rise of China And India: What's in It for Africa? by Andrea E. Goldstein (2006)
"... from each African country, closely corresponds to Product I, II and III (Table Al, Appendix A), each African country's biggest exports to the world. ..."
4. Shifting African Identities by S. B. Bekker, Martine Dodds, Meshack M. Khosa (2001)
"Muslims of one African country, for example, should find areas of political solidarity with ... African country. Ethnicity (in the sense of "tribalism"), ..."
5. Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States: Annotated for Statistical ...edited by Stephen Koplan, Deanna Tanner Okun edited by Stephen Koplan, Deanna Tanner Okun (2006)
"Whenever an eligible article which is a good of a designated beneficiary sub-Saharan African country enumerated in subdivision (a) of this note is imported ..."