Senegambia[sen′i gam′bē ə]
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region in W Africa, comprising the basins of the rivers Senegal & Gambia
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- A region of western Africa watered by the Senegal and Gambia rivers.
- A confederation of Senegal and Gambia (1981-1989) intended to promote cooperation between the two countries in matters of foreign policy, security, and economic affairs. Senegal dissolved the confederation when Gambia refused to move closer toward union.
- Senˌe·gamˈbi·an adjective