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  1. a lake in S central Africa, between the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Zambia. 68 miles (109 km) long.
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Historical Examples of mweru

  • The folk were few about Mweru, but I heard a rumour of Mtakatifuni, much exaggerated, and set out to find it.

    The Priest's Tale - Pre Etienne

    Robert Keable

  • In the depths of the wilderness he discovered the large lake, Mweru, through which the Upper Congo flows.

British Dictionary definitions for mweru


  1. a lake in central Africa, on the border between Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (formerly Zaïre). Area: 4196 sq km (1620 sq miles)
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