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Kassala

[kah-sah-lah, kas-uh-luh]
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noun
  1. a city in the E Sudan, near Eritrea.
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Examples from the Web for kassala

Historical Examples

  • We must inquire the way to the pass by which the road from Kassala descends to Massowah.

    The Dash for Khartoum

    George Alfred Henty

  • I fancy the line we shall travel will take us down by Kassala.

    The Dash for Khartoum

    George Alfred Henty

  • The whole available strength of the Kassala garrison was mustered.

    The River War

    Winston S. Churchill

  • "I had it from one of your countrymen, sir," replied Mr. Kassala pleasantly.

    The Burglars' Club

    Henry A. Hering

  • For two minutes Mr. Kassala paused in a state of indecision.

    The Burglars' Club

    Henry A. Hering


British Dictionary definitions for kassala

Kassala

noun
  1. a city in the E Sudan: founded as a fort by the Egyptians in 1834. Pop: 430 000 (2005 est)
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