Okavango

[ oh-kuh-vang-goh, -vahng- ]
/ ˌoʊ kəˈvæŋ goʊ, -ˈvɑŋ- /

noun

a river in central Africa, flowing SE from Angola to Botswana. About 1000 miles (1610 km) long.
Portuguese Cu·ban·go, Ku·ban·go [koo-bahn-goo] /kʊˈbɑ̃ gʊ/. Formerly O·ko·van·go, O·ko·vang·go.
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British Dictionary definitions for okovango (1 of 2)

Okovango

/ (ˌəʊkəˈvɑːŋɡəʊ) /

noun

a variant spelling of Okavango

British Dictionary definitions for okovango (2 of 2)

Okavango

Okovango

/ (ˌəʊkəˈvɑːŋɡəʊ) /

noun

a river in SW central Africa, rising in central Angola and flowing southeast, then east as part of the border between Angola and Namibia, then southeast across the Caprivi Strip into Botswana to form a great marsh known as the Okavango Basin, Delta or Swamp. Length: about 1600 km (1000 miles)

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