Definitions

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  • n. A large water-dwelling cryptid described in legends of the Congo River basin.

Etymologies

From Lingala, meaning one who stops the flow of rivers. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Through a combination of field expeditions, recons by Pierre Sima, native reports and the satellite images, the Milt Marcy Expedition feel that they can now track the migration patterns of mokele-mbembe much more effectively.

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  • Reported sightings suggest the creature mokele-mbembe.

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