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(Placename) a lake in central Africa, on the border between Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Area: 4196 sq km (1620 sq miles)


(ˈmweɪ ru)

a lake in S central Africa, between Zambia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. 68 mi. (109 km) long.
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The unit is placed in the Nchelenge District of Zambia s Luapula Province and is projected with making of the Luapula River neighboring Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Lake Mweru Wantipa.
Nothobranchius oestergaardi (Cyprinodontiformes: Nothobranchiidae), a new annual killifish from Mweru Wantipa Lake drainage basin, northern Zambia.
This could potentially include the inland Cuvette Centrale basin (NOTE SPELLING IS CORRECT), and the lakes in the eastern part of the country such as lakes Edward, Kivu, Tanganyika and Mweru.
This technique, first implemented in the Mwea camps in 1957, was officially endorsed by the Colonial Office in London; and later rolled out to camps at Athi River, Aguthi, Mweru, and Hola in order to "enforce discipline and preserve good order".
In 2000, epidemics were reported only in the areas of Lake Tanganyika and Lake Mweru (on the eastern border of Katanga).