Congo
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈkɒŋɡəʊ/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈkɑŋɡoʊ/
Proper noun
  1. A country in Central Africa, official=Republic of the Congo.
  2. A country in Central Africa, official=Democratic Republic of the Congo.
  3. A large river in Africa which flows for about 4,380 km (2,720 miles) to the Atlantic Ocean in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Synonyms
  • (country with Brazzaville as capital) Congo-Brazzaville
  • (country with Kinshasa as capital) Congo-Kinshasa, DR Congo, (formerly) Zaire, Former Zaire
Translations Translations Translations Noun

Congo (plural Congos)

  1. (informal) Congregationalist



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