Zambezi

[ zam-bee-zee ]
/ zæmˈbi zi /

noun

a river in S Africa, flowing S and W from Zambia through E Angola and Zambia and then E along the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe into and through central Mozambique to the Indian Ocean. 1650 miles (2657 km) long.

Related forms

Zam·be·zi·an, adjective
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Zambezi

Zambese

/ (zæmˈbiːzɪ) /

noun

a river in S central and E Africa, rising in NW Zambia and flowing across E Angola back into Zambia, continuing south to the Caprivi Strip of Namibia, then east forming the Zambia–Zimbabwe border, and finally crossing Mozambique to the Indian Ocean: the fourth longest river in Africa. Length: 2740 km (1700 miles)

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