geographical name — see Lesotho

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Basutoland — Basutoland,   früheres britisches Protektorat im südlichen Afrika, Lesotho …   Universal-Lexikon

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  • Basutoland — noun A former country in southern Africa, the former name of Lesotho …   Wiktionary

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