Ciskeian
adjective or noun see Ciskei

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Ciskei — Ciskeian, adj., n. /sis kuy/, n. a self governing Bantu territory of South Africa on the Indian Ocean: granted independence in 1981 by South Africa, but not recognized by any other country as an independent state. 2,100,000; 3200 sq. mi. (8300 sq …   Useful english dictionary

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