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British Dictionary definitions for nuba


  1. plural -bas or -ba a member of a formerly warlike Nilotic people living chiefly in the hills of S central Sudan
  2. the language or group of related dialects spoken by this people, belonging to the Chari-Nile branch of the Nilo-Saharan family
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