/ (ˈbaʊtʃɪ) /
a state of N Nigeria; tin mining. Capital: Bauchi. Pop: 4 676 465 (2006). Area: 45 837 sq km (17 698 sq miles)
a town in N central Nigeria, capital of Bauchi state. Pop: 76 070 (1991 est)
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Example sentences from the Web for Bauchi
They form the principal watershed not only of the province of Bauchi, but of the protectorate of Northern Nigeria.
The slave-trade was immediately abolished, and the slave-market which was held at Bauchi, as in all Fula centres, was closed.