Middle Congo
geographical name former French territory W central Africa — see Congo 3, French Equatorial Africa

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  • Middle Congo — /mɪdl ˈkɒŋgoʊ/ (say midl konggoh) noun a former overseas territory in the south eastern part of French Equatorial Africa; now an independent republic. See Congo (def. 2) …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Congo — /kong goh/, n. 1. People s Republic of the, a republic in central Africa, W of the Democratic Republic of the Congo: formerly an overseas territory in French Equatorial Africa; now an independent member of the French Community. 2,583,198; 132,046 …   Universalium

  • Congo, Republic of the — known as Congo (Brazzaville) formerly Middle Congo Republic, west central Africa. Area: 132,047 sq mi (342,000 sq km). Population (2002 est.): 2,899,000. Capital: Brazzaville. Nearly half of the population belongs to one of the Kongo tribes. The… …   Universalium

  • congo — /kong goh/, n. congou. * * * Congo Congo:Geography Location: Western Africa, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean, between Angola and Gabon Map references: Africa Area: total area: 342,000 sq km land area: 341,500 sq km comparative area: slightly… …   Universalium

  • Congo, Republic of the — <p></p> <p></p> Introduction ::Congo, Republic of the <p></p> Background: <p></p> Upon independence in 1960, the former French region of Middle Congo became the Republic of the Congo. A quarter… …   The World Factbook

  • Congo national football team — Not to be confused with Congo DR national football team. Congo Nickname(s) Diables Rouges (Red Devils) Association Fédération Congolaise de Football Su …   Wikipedia

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