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Kamerun

[kah-muh-roon]
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noun
  1. German name of Cameroons.
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Examples from the Web for kamerun

Historical Examples

  • Kamerun is a rich and largely unexplored territory, very similar in character to the southern part of our colony of Nigeria.

    The Childrens' Story of the War, Volume 3 (of 10)

    James Edward Parrott

  • Kamerun was administered by an Imperial Governor, a Chancellor and two secretaries, with a local council of three merchants.

  • Kamerun stretches into the interior to Lake Tchad, in the direction of which a railway has been built for 400 miles.

  • The native policy is in the Kamerun worse, if possible, than in Togoland, and the natives have been systematically sweated.

  • We are told that there is no family institution amongst the Bako, dwarfs in Kamerun.

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    William Graham Sumner


British Dictionary definitions for kamerun

Kamerun

noun
  1. the German name for Cameroon
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