/ (ˈkæzbɑː) /
(sometimes capital) a variant spelling of kasbah
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Example sentences from the Web for casbah
The English translation of his memoir, The Battle of the Casbah, was published in 2005.French Torture Mastermind Paul Aussaresses Dies Peacefully at 95|David Sessions|December 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Surely some portion of the Casbah must still rise above the waves?Off on a Comet|Jules Verne