Sudan

Definitions of Sudan
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n a republic in northeastern Africa on the Red Sea; achieved independence from Egypt and the United Kingdom in 1956

Synonyms:
Republic of the Sudan, Soudan
Example of:
African country, African nation
any one of the countries occupying the African continent

n a region of northern Africa to the south of the Sahara and Libyan deserts; extends from the Atlantic to the Red Sea

Synonyms:
Soudan
Example of:
geographic area, geographic region, geographical area, geographical region
a demarcated area of the Earth

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