Gezira

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Ge·zi·ra

 (jə-zîr′ə), El
A region of southeast Sudan between the Blue Nile and the White Nile. It contains much of the country's most productive agricultural land.
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Gezira

(dʒəˈzɪərə)
n
(Placename) a region of the E central Sudan between the Blue and White Niles: site of a large-scale irrigation system
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