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East African

adjective
1.
of or relating to East Africa or its inhabitants
noun
2.
a native or inhabitant of East Africa
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  • In 1890 a subsidy of ninety thousand marks annually was granted for an east african line on a ten-years' contract.

    Manual of Ship Subsidies Edwin M. Bacon
  • “Aye, I know the east african station well,” continued my friend.

    The Penang Pirate John Conroy Hutcheson
  • As regards the Portuguese part of the east african coast, the explanation just given is sufficient.

  • "east african; Danakil, or Somali, or something like that," he commented.

    Murder in the Gunroom Henry Beam Piper
  • It is far from my desire to disparage the east african Protectorate, or to suggest diminution of activity or support.

    My African Journey Winston Churchill

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