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Togoland

[toh-goh-land] /ˈtoʊ goʊˌlænd/
noun
1.
a former German protectorate in W Africa, on the Gulf of Guinea: E part is now the Republic of Togo; W part, a British mandate 1922–46 and trusteeship 1946–57, is now part of Ghana.
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Togolander, noun
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Togoland

/ˈtəʊɡəʊˌlænd/
noun
1.
a former German protectorate in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea: divided in 1922 into the League of Nations mandates of British Togoland (west) and French Togoland (east); the former joined Ghana in 1957; the latter became independent as Togo in 1960
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