Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Federation of
geographical name former country S Africa comprising South Rhodesia, North Rhodesia, & Nyasaland; a federal state within the Commonwealth; dissolved 1963

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  • Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Federation of — a former grouping of British territories in S Africa for administrative purposes (1953 63): composed of Southern and Northern Rhodesia and Nyasaland. Also called Central African Federation. * * * ▪ political unit also called  Central African… …   Universalium

  • Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Federation of — a former grouping of British territories in S Africa for administrative purposes (1953 63): composed of Southern and Northern Rhodesia and Nyasaland. Also called Central African Federation …   Useful english dictionary

  • Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland — The Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, also known as Central African Federation (CAF), was a semi independent state in southern Africa that existed from 1953 to the end of 1963, comprising the former Self Governing (since 1923) Colony of… …   Wikipedia

  • Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland. — See Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Federation of. * * * …   Universalium

  • Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland. — See Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Federation of …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rhodesia and Nyasaland pound — Infobox Currency image 1 = image title 1 = using countries = Rhodesia and Nyasaland pegged with = British pound at par subunit ratio 1 = 1/20 subunit name 1 = shilling subunit ratio 2 = 1/240 subunit name 2 = penny symbol = £ symbol subunit 1 = s …   Wikipedia

  • Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland election, 1953 — The Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland general election of December 15, 1953 was the first election to the legislative assembly of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, which had been formed a few months before. The election saw a landslide …   Wikipedia

  • Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland — noun Federation of → Rhodesia and Nyasaland …   Australian English dictionary

  • Rhodesia and Nyasaland — /roʊˌdiʒə ən naɪˈæsəlænd/ (say roh.deezhuh uhn nuy asuhland) noun Federation of, the former federation of Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia), Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe), and Nyasaland (now Malawi); existed 1953–63. Also, Central African… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Coat of arms of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland — Contents 1 Background 2 Blazon (heraldic description) 2.1 …   Wikipedia

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