Definition of Limpopo
1. Noun. An African river; flows into the Indian Ocean.
Group relationships: Mocambique, Mozambique, Republic Of Mozambique, Republic Of South Africa, South Africa
Generic synonyms: River
Definition of Limpopo
1. Proper noun. (rivers) A river of Africa that rises near Johannesburg and flows about 1,770 km (1,100 miles) to the Indian Ocean in Mozambique. ¹
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Literary usage of Limpopo
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1872)
"The first portion of the ong journey was from the Tati to the point of embarkation on the limpopo. The country is here covered with a vast area of ..."
2. Five Years of a Hunter's Life in the Far Interior of South Africa: With by Roualeyn Gordon-Cumming (1851)
"We cross the limpopo—Bash Encounter with a ... ON the 17th of June, having found a good drift, I crossed the limpopo with my wagons, and drew them up in a ..."
3. Report of the Annual Meeting (1873)
"Explorations in the Gold Region of the limpopo. ... gave an account of journeys made by the author in 1869 across the limpopo and m the neighbourhood of ..."
4. Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of London by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain) (1869)
"He forthwith determined to employ eighteen months' leave of absence in an attempt to explore the course of the Sabia and limpopo rivers, and offered himself ..."
5. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1869)
"Ho forthwith determined to employ eighteen months' leave of absence in an attempt to explore the course of the Sabia and limpopo rivers, and offered himself ..."
6. With Rhodes in Mashonaland by David Christiaan de Waal (1896)
"The banks of the limpopo—Mr. Rhodes a good shot—Mr. Venter fails to imitate ... AT noon on the 13th of October we arrived at the junction of the limpopo and ..."
7. Oecd Review of Agricultural Policies by OECD. (2006)
"Results obtained in a survey in limpopo (Spio, 2003) compared revenues between ... Total incomes of small-scale farmers based on survey in limpopo Province ..."