Portuguese East Africa
geographical name — see Mozambique 2

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Portuguese East Africa — • Portuguese activity on that coast began in 1505 with the foundation of the Captaincy of Sofala, and in 1558 a fortress was built at Mozambique . . . Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Portuguese East Africa — former alt. name for MOZAMBIQUE …   English World dictionary

  • Portuguese East Africa — Infobox Former Country native name = Provincía Ultramarina de Moçambique conventional long name = Overseas Province of Mozambique common name = Mozambique continent = Africa region = East Africa country = Mozambique empire = Portugal status =… …   Wikipedia

  • Portuguese East Africa — noun A former country and colony of Portugal in Africa, now called Mozambique …   Wiktionary

  • Portuguese East Africa — Por′tuguese East Af′rica n. geg former name of Mozambique …   From formal English to slang

  • Portuguese East Africa — former name of Mozambique (def. 1). * * * …   Universalium

  • Portuguese East Africa — Mozambique …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Portuguese East Africa — noun → Mozambique …   Australian English dictionary

  • Portuguese East Africa — former name of Mozambique (def. 1) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Portuguese West Africa — Infobox Former Country native name = Provincía Ultramarina de Angola conventional long name= Overseas Province of Angola common name = Angola continent = Africa region = Southwest Africa country = Angola empire = Portugal status = Colony era =… …   Wikipedia

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