[ mwey-roo ]
/ ˈmweɪ ru /
a lake in S central Africa, between the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Zambia. 68 miles (109 km) long.
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Example sentences from the Web for 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.Beacon Lights of History, Volume XIV|John Lord
British Dictionary definitions for Mweru
/ (ˈmwɛəruː) /
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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