Togoland
geographical name region W Africa on Gulf of Guinea between Benin & Ghana; until 1919 a German protectorate, then divided into two trust territories: British Togoland (in W; since 1957 part of Ghana) & French Togo (in E; since 1958 Togo) • Togolander noun

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  • Togoland — Schutzgebiet Togo (de) 1884 – 1916 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Togoland — [tō′gō land΄] former German protectorate (until 1919); it was divided between France & Great Britain: the British part is now part of Ghana (since 1957), & the French part is now Togo (since 1958) …   English World dictionary

  • Togoland — Schutzgebiet Togo …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Togoland — Infobox Former Country native name = Schutzgebiet Togo conventional long name = Togoland protectorate common name = Togoland| continent = Africa region = West Africa country = era = New Imperialism status = Protectorate empire = Germany… …   Wikipedia

  • Togoland — Togolander, n. /toh goh land /, n. a former German protectorate in W Africa, on the Gulf of Guinea: E part is now the Republic of Togo; W part, a British mandate 1922 46 and trusteeship 1946 57, is now part of Ghana. * * * Former German… …   Universalium

  • Togoland — /ˈtoʊgoʊlænd/ (say tohgohland) noun a former German protectorate in western Africa, on the Gulf of Guinea; in 1922 divided by League of Nations mandate into French Togoland in the east and British Togoland in the west; French Togoland is now a… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Togoland — noun A former German protectorate in Africa, in what is now Togo …   Wiktionary

  • TOGOLAND —    a German protectorate on the Slave Coast, in Upper Guinea, Gold Coast Colony on the W., and Dahomey on the E.; exports palm oil and ivory …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Togoland — To•go•land [[t]ˈtoʊ goʊˌlænd[/t]] n. geg a region in W Africa, on the Gulf of Guinea: a German protectorate until 1919, then divided between France and Great Britain; the French part is now the Republic of Togo; the British part is now part of… …   From formal English to slang

  • Togoland — Togolander, n. /toh goh land /, n. a former German protectorate in W Africa, on the Gulf of Guinea: E part is now the Republic of Togo; W part, a British mandate 1922 46 and trusteeship 1946 57, is now part of Ghana …   Useful english dictionary

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