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Aduwa

or A·do·wa

[ah-doo-wah]
noun
  1. a town in N Ethiopia: Italians defeated 1896.
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Historical Examples of aduwa

  • It is called in Bornou, bitu; and in Haussa, aduwa and tinku, both tree and fruit.

    Narrative of a Mission to Central Africa Performed in the Years 1850-51, Volume 2

    James Richardson


British Dictionary definitions for aduwa

Aduwa

Adowa

noun
  1. a town in N Ethiopia: Emperor Menelik II defeated the Italians here in 1896. Pop: 46 272 (2005 est)Italian name: Adua (aˈdua)
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