Cape Province

Cape Province
geographical name see Cape of Good Hope 2

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Cape Province — former province of South Africa: in full Cape of Good Hope Province * * * or Cape of Good Hope formerly (1826–1910) Cape Colony Former province, South Africa. Occupying the southern extremity of the African continent, it comprised the southern… …   Universalium

  • Cape Province — former province of South Africa: in full Cape of Good Hope Province …   English World dictionary

  • Cape Province — The Cape of Good Hope Province (commonly referred to simply as the Cape Province) was a province in the Union of South Africa and subsequently the Republic of South Africa. It encompassed the old Cape Colony, and had Cape Town as its capital.It… …   Wikipedia

  • Cape Province — Cape Prov|ince a ↑province in the south of South Africa. Its full name is Cape of Good Hope Province, and it was formerly called Cape Colony …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Cape Province — noun a former province of southern South Africa that was settled by the Dutch in 1652 and ceded to Great Britain in 1814; in 1994 it was split into three new provinces of South Africa • Syn: ↑Cape of Good Hope Province, ↑Cape Colony • Instance… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cape Province — /keɪp ˈprɒvəns/ (say kayp provuhns) noun a former province in southern South Africa; in 1994 divided into the provinces of Western Cape, Eastern Cape and Northern Cape …   Australian English dictionary

  • Cape Province — n. Cape of Good Hope province, former province located in south region of South Africa …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Cape Province (IMCRA region) — Cape Province is a marine biogeographic region of Australia. It is defined as a bioregional province within the Integrated Marine and Coastal Regionalisation of Australia (IMCRA).cite paper | title = Interim Marine and Coastal Regionalisation for …   Wikipedia

  • Coat of arms of Western Cape Province — The Coat of Arms of Western Cape Province of the Republic of South Africa was registered with the Bureau of Heraldry on December 4, 1998 following the reorganisation of the Western Cape province from the southwestern part of the former Cape… …   Wikipedia

  • Government House, Cape Province — Government House located in Cape Town was the official residence of the Governor of the Cape Province, South Africa.Tuynhuys was built in 1682 by the Dutch East India Company. The building was later remodelled for use as Government House.… …   Wikipedia

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