Republic of Angola

Republic of Angola
a republic in southwestern Africa on the Atlantic Ocean; achieved independence from Portugal in 1975 and was the scene of civil war until 1990
Syn: ↑Angola
Derivationally related forms: ↑Angolan (for: ↑Angola)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑African country, ↑African nation
Part Holonyms: ↑Africa
Member Meronyms: ↑Angolan, ↑Herero
Part Meronyms:

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