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Democratic Republic of the Congo

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  • proper n. A large central African nation, formerly called Zaire.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a republic in central Africa; achieved independence from Belgium in 1960

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Examples

  • Otherwise known as the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

    Savages

  • I HAVE A FRIEND WHO grew up in the African nation once known as Zaire but now called the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

    It’s Your Time

  • I know a young man who grew up in the African nation once known as Zaire but now called the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

    It’s Your Time

  • To the United States, the Democratic Republic of the Congo is a very important ally in Africa.

    Help From US Sought From DR Congo

  • Between the talks between President Joseph Kabila and President George W. Bush, the military situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo will be a major topic between the talks of both political leaders.

    Help From US Sought From DR Congo

  • "The conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been the deadliest conflict since World War II, with an estimated four million dead since 1996, many from hunger and disease resulting from the fighting," Bush said in a letter to House Speaker Dennis

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • And we're in the country called the Democratic Republic of the Congo, where a lot of people don't know what's been going on here, but for the last ten years, a war has been fought here, the deadliest conflict since World War II.

    CNN Transcript Oct 3, 2006

  • Renewed fighting in the Democratic Republic of the Congo will be the subject of a one-day summit of Southern African leaders in the

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Enter the ways of the Kingdom of Kongo, now occupied by the countries of Angola, Cabinda, the Republic of the Congo, and the western portion of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

    The Bushman Way of Tracking God

  • Phil Moore/AFP/Getty Images LOOKING FOR TROUBLE: Police stood guard in central Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Friday after incumbent Joseph Kabila was declared winner of the country's Nov. 28 presidential election.

    Photos of the Day: Dec. 9

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