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South African

adjective
1.
of southern Africa.
2.
of the Republic of South Africa.
noun
3.
a native or inhabitant of the Republic of South Africa, especially one of European descent.
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  • Responsible government has been followed by the Union of the South African provinces.

    The Petticoat Commando Johanna Brandt
  • The Delegates represent the South African people, and we must now decide for that people.

    The Peace Negotiations J. D. Kestell
  • We have also in the legal element a class, in its South African form, peculiarly tenacious of the letter of the law.

    The African Colony John Buchan
  • And so of the South African Halleria, which is a tree among trees.

  • Still, the South African results, and other results during 1899 to 1901, show a good balance of lives saved.

    Experiments on Animals Stephen Paget
British Dictionary definitions for South African

South African

adjective
1.
of or relating to the Republic of South Africa, its inhabitants, or any of their languages
noun
2.
a native or inhabitant of the Republic of South Africa
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