- a region in W Africa between the Senegal and Gambia rivers, now mostly in Senegal.
- a confederation of Senegal and the Gambia, formed in 1982.
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Sancho, a stringed instrument from Senegambia, Western Africa.Musical Myths and Facts, Volume I (of 2)
They are also nearer to the same than they are to the Blacks of the Senegambia.Man and His Migrations
R. G. (Robert Gordon) Latham
The vegetation of Senegambia is very luxuriant and vigorous.
In the heat of its climate Senegambia ranks with Egypt and Nubia.
Lower Senegambia includes the sections bordering on the Gambia.
- a region of W Africa, between the Senegal and Gambia Rivers: now mostly in Senegal