Bahr el Ghazal
[ bahrel guh-zahl ]
/ ˈbɑr ɛl gəˈzɑl /
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a river in SW Sudan, flowing E to contribute to headwaters of the White Nile. About 500 miles (805 km) long.
a region in SW Sudan.
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Words nearby Bahr el Ghazal
Bahia de los Cochinos, Bahia grass, Bahr, Bahrain, Bahraini, Bahr el Ghazal, Bahr el Jebel, baht, bahu, bahut, bahuvrihi
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How to use Bahr el Ghazal in a sentence
Its vast tributary rivers, the Sobat and the Bahr-el-Ghazal, came to reinforce its flow.My African Journey|Winston Churchill
The Bahr-el-Ghazal itself is described as a drainage channel rather than a true river.
As early as 1869 he was practically the independent ruler of the Bahr-el-Ghazal.
But you ought not to take such a trip as that you took on the Bahr-el-Ghazal.Life of Frederick Courtenay Selous, D.S.O.|J.G. Millais
Zubehr apologised for defeating the Viceregal soldiers and remained supreme in the Bahr-el-Ghazal.