sub-Saharan
adjective Date: 1955 of, relating to, or being the part of Africa south of the Sahara

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  • sub-Saharan — /sub seuh har euhn, hair euhn, hahr euhn/, adj. of, pertaining to, or in Africa south of the Sahara Desert: a sub Saharan country; sub Saharan peoples. [1960 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • sub-Saharan — [sub΄sə har′ən] adj. designating or of the part of the African continent south of the Sahara desert …   English World dictionary

  • sub-Saharan — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ from or forming part of the African regions south of the Sahara desert …   English terms dictionary

  • sub-Saharan — sub Sa•har•an [[t]ˌsʌb səˈhær ən, ˈhɛər ən, ˈhɑr ən[/t]] adj. geo of, pertaining to, or in Africa S of the Sahara Desert • Etymology: 1960–65 …   From formal English to slang

  • sub-Saharan — adjective Of or pertaining to that part of Africa south of the Sahara desert …   Wiktionary

  • sub-Saharan — adjective from or forming part of the African regions south of the Sahara desert …   English new terms dictionary

  • sub-Saharan — UK [ˌsʌb səˈhɑːr(ə)n] / US [ˌsʌb səˈher(ə)n] adjective in the part of Africa that is south of the Sahara Desert …   English dictionary

  • sub-Saharan — adjective of or relating to or situated in the region south of the Sahara Desert • Pertains to noun: ↑Sahara …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sub-Saharan DNA admixture in Europe — refers to the way in which Sub Saharan African DNA is lightly scattered throughout the European continent.Not every population has been studied yet, but enough have so that a picture is starting to emerge. The amount of Sub Saharan African… …   Wikipedia

  • Sub-Saharan Africa — Black Africa redirects here. For the Namibian football team, see Black Africa F.C.. Definition of Sub Saharan Africa as used in the statistics of the UN institutions. However, Sudan and South Sudan is classified as North Africa by the United… …   Wikipedia

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