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  • n. a river of southwestern Africa that rises in central Angola and flows east and then north (forming part of the border between Angola and Congo) and continuing northwest through Congo to empty into the Congo River on the border between Congo and Republic of the Congo

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Examples

  • OFEIBEA QUIST-ARCTON: The incident yesterday was on the Kasai River, which is in southern Congo, near the border with Angola.

    70 Dead After Boats Capsize On Congo's Rivers

  • In the other incident, a cargo vessel caught fire and turned over on the Kasai River in southern Congo on Saturday.

    Hundreds Feared Dead as Congo Boats Capsize

  • We had an accident yesterday (Saturday) in the afternoon of a cargo boat in the Kasai River, carrying some small containers of fuel from Chicapa.

    DRC Government Launches Investigation into Latest Boat Accidents

  • Senior pilot Diarra Fousseyni at the controls of an old Nord 262, crossing the Kasai River into Kinshasa.

    Congo's Battered Cockpits

  • After spreading the gospel in China and elsewhere, they settled down in this lonely spot on the Kasai River.

    An African Adventure

  • Despite incessant combat with sand-banks, snags and swift currents -- all these obstructions abound in the Kasai River -- she was still staunch.

    An African Adventure

  • A Belgian judge at a post up the Kasai River acquired an intelligent Baluba boy.

    An African Adventure

  • I sent a message by him to the captain of the little steamboat that took me up and down the Kasai River.

    An African Adventure

  • Now we come to the third and the most important agency, so far as American interest is affected, in the Forminiere, whose empire is the immense section watered by the Kasai River and which extends across the border into Angola.

    An African Adventure

  • Go up the Kasai River to Djoko Punda and you believe, despite the background of tropical vegetation and the ever-present naked savage, that for the moment you are back in the United States.

    An African Adventure

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