North Africa

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North Africa

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.

North Africa

n
(Placename) the part of Africa between the Mediterranean and the Sahara: consists chiefly of Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, and N Egypt

North′ Af′rica


n.
the northern part of Africa, esp. the region between the Mediterranean Sea and the Sahara Desert.
North′ Af′rican, n., adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.North Africa - an area of northern Africa between the Sahara and the Mediterranean SeaNorth Africa - an area of northern Africa between the Sahara and the Mediterranean Sea
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
Translations
Severní Afrika
Nordafrika
Pohjois-Afrikka
Sjeverna Afrika
北アフリカ
북아프리카
Nordafrika
อัฟริกาเหนือ
Bắc Phi

North Africa

nAfrique f du NordNorth African
adjnord-africain(e)
nNord-Africain(e) m/f

North Africa

nl'Africa del Nord

North Africa

شِمَالُ أفْرِيقْيَا Severní Afrika Nordafrika Nordafrika Βόρεια Αφρική África del Norte Pohjois-Afrikka Afrique du Nord Sjeverna Afrika Nordafrica 北アフリカ 북아프리카 Noord-Afrika Nord-Afrika Afryka Północna África do Norte, Norte de África северная Африка Nordafrika อัฟริกาเหนือ Kuzey Afrika Bắc Phi 北非
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SEVERAL YEARS had elapsed since I had found the op-portunity to do any big-game hunting; for at last I had my plans almost perfected for a return to my old stamping-grounds in northern Africa, where in other days I had had excellent sport in pursuit of the king of beasts.
He now fluttered down into the grass, turned his head gracefully on every side, and with his bill pecked the pliant blades of grass, which, in comparison to his present size, seemed as majestic as the palm-branches of northern Africa.
Huawei, together with industry alliance and partners in Northern Africa, aims to build ICT ecosystem in Northern Africa in response to industry digital transformation, said a statement.
Ni Zheng, President of Huawei Enterprise Business Group, Northern Africa Region, stated: "We established the OpenLab in Cairo so that we can make full use of the advantages of Egypt and serve all of Northern Africa.
We are pleased to have joined forces with Mindware in the Middle East and selected countries in the Northern Africa region as this partnership will help us reach out to more customers.
Contract notice: Stand building French pavilions in Northern Africa Zone.
Greece is one of the most popular transit routes used by refugees from Middle East and Northern Africa to reach perceived as prosperous Northern and Central Europe.
His statement comes after recent weeks have been fraught with Mediterranean rescues of migrants and asylum-seekers attempting to cross into Europe from Northern Africa.
He said the Middle East and the Northern Africa region seems to have been mainly affected by the slow economic growth.
Dimitar Culev in Utrinski vesnik comments that if 500,000 refugees hadn't knocked on EU's door, the world will only peacefully observe the "Afghanistanization" of the Near East and Northern Africa.
What: An international group of scientists discussed issues of climate change, land use, and conflict in northern Africa and assessed the implications of interactions between these aspects, providing current research results and identifying knowledge gaps and emerging research questions.
We set up the headquarters of our Northern Africa Regional Office in Egypt in 1999.

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