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sub-Saharan

[suhb-suh-har-uh n, -hair-uh n, -hahr-uh n] /ˌsʌb səˈhær ən, -ˈhɛər ən, -ˈhɑr ən/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or in Africa south of the Sahara Desert:
a sub-Saharan country; sub-Saharan peoples.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65
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British Dictionary definitions for sub-Saharan

sub-Saharan

adjective
1.
in, of, or relating to Africa south of the Sahara desert
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sub-Saharan in Culture

sub-Saharan definition


Region in Africa south of the Sahara desert.

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