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Ka·ri·ba

 (kə-rē′bə), Lake
A lake of south-central Africa on the Zambia-Zimbabwe border. It is formed by the Kariba Dam (completed 1958) on the Zambezi River, which supplies electricity to the copper mining region of north-central Zambia and to parts of Zimbabwe. The creation of the lake forced the relocation of about 50,000 people.

Kariba

(kəˈriːbə)
n
(Placename) a lake on the Zambia-Zimbabwe border, created by the building of the Kariba Dam across the Zambezi for hydroelectric power. Length: 282 km (175 miles)

Ka•ri•ba

(kəˈri bə)

n.
an artificial lake on the border of Zimbabwe and Zambia, formed by a dam (Kari′ba Dam′): site of hydroelectric power project. ab. 2000 sq. mi. (5200 sq. km).
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