of, relating to, or in Africa south of the Sahara Desert: a sub-Saharan country; sub-Saharan peoples.
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How to use sub-Saharan in a sentence
“One-third of South Asians and more than half of all sub-Saharan Africans suffer from malnutrition or undernutrition,” he writes.The History of the Chicken: How This Humble Bird Saved Humanity | William O’Connor | December 27, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
About one in three girls in sub-Saharan Africa experience sexual violence before turning 18.To End HIV, Stop Violence Against Adolescent Girls | Michele Moloney-Kitts | November 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
This fate is unfortunately not rare for girls, especially in sub-Saharan Africa.To End HIV, Stop Violence Against Adolescent Girls | Michele Moloney-Kitts | November 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
A motley crew, to be sure: Islamic states, sub-Saharan Africa, China.At the United Nations, It’s Human Rights, Putin-Style | Jay Michaelson | June 26, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In sub-Saharan Africa, 400,000 to 500,000 people are at risk of contracting malaria.
British Dictionary definitions for sub-Saharan
in, of, or relating to Africa south of the Sahara desert
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