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A region of northern Africa generally considered to include the modern-day countries of Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, and often Sudan.
North African adj. & n.
(Placename) the part of Africa between the Mediterranean and the Sahara: consists chiefly of Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, and N Egypt
the northern part of Africa, esp. the region between the Mediterranean Sea and the Sahara Desert.
North′ Af′rican, n., adj.
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Numidia - an ancient kingdom (later a Roman province) in North Africa in an area corresponding roughly to present-day Algeria
Africa - the second largest continent; located to the south of Europe and bordered to the west by the South Atlantic and to the east by the Indian Ocean