Definitions

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  • n. a landlocked desert republic in north-central Africa; was under French control until 1960

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Chad's way of explaining things is to think of everything in Tchad as being covered with a thin (or thick) layer of fecal matter.

    Madjiri: Homestay

  • Anyway the hand thing is good to remember if you happen to be in Tchad anytime soon.

    Madjiri: Homestay

  • A bit about trying to stay clean and healthy in Tchad.

    Madjiri: Homestay

  • That said, it's impossible to stay clean in Tchad.

    Madjiri: Homestay

  • Tchad, that is to say, to knit together the operations of Captain

    Five Weeks in a Balloon

  • Its chief physical feature is the lake Tchad, which is about 200 miles in length, and 150 in breadth, and is one of the largest bodies of fresh water in the world, second only in extent to the great inland seas of America.

    Life and Travels of Mungo Park in Central Africa

  • Alphonse Obiang, in a comment on Alliance Nationale de la Resistance du Tchad, turns the responsibility back on Gabonese politicians:

    Global Voices in English » Gabon: Opposition Continues to Fight Election Result

  • Alliance Nationale de la Resistance du Tchad, presents a time line of France's supposed involvement in the election, which culminates in a now-infamous quote Robert Bourgi gave to Le Monde on the even of the election: In Gabon, France is not a candidate, but the candidate of Robert Bourgit is Ali Bongo.

    Global Voices in English » Gabon: Opposition Continues to Fight Election Result

  • Zindernouf Cosmodrome lies out in the middle of nowhere, out in the dry sandlands due west of Lac du Tchad, on the road to Air, just before it crosses the Damergou Hills.

    New Race

  • Direction des Parcs Nationaux et Réserves de Faune, Ministère de l'Environnement et de l'Eau, République du Tchad. 77 pp + Annexes.

    East Sudanian savanna

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