katsina

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Katsina (kætˈsiːnə)
 
n
1.  a state of N Nigeria. Capital: Katsina. Pop: 5 792 578 (2006). Area: 24 192 sq km (9341 sq miles)
2.  a city in N Nigeria, in Katsina state: a major intellectual and cultural centre of the Hausa people (16th--18th centuries). Pop: 530 000 (2005 est)

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katsina

noun
a city in northern Nigeria; a major center of the Hausa people 
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