a sparrow, Passer melanurus, very common in southern Africa: family Ploceidae Also called (esp South African) mossie
a seaport in and the legislative capital of the Republic of South Africa, in the SW part: also capital of Cape of Good Hope province. a cape in S Africa, in the SW Republic of South Africa. Also called Cape Province. Formerly Cape Colony. a province in the Republic of South Africa. 277,169 sq. mi. […]
Cape, a cape on the SW coast of Spain, W of Gibraltar: British naval victory over the French and Spanish fleets 1805. Contemporary Examples Harry Prepares For Polar Trek With Media Launch of Expedition In London Tom Sykes November 13, 2013 London’s Living Sculptures Anthony Haden-Guest August 5, 2009 Stephen Merchant Talks ‘Hello Ladies’ movie, […]
a republic consisting of a group of islands (Cape Verde Islands) in the Atlantic, W of Senegal in W Africa: formerly an overseas territory of Portugal; gained independence in 1975. 1557 sq. mi. (4033 sq. km). Capital: Praia. Cape, a cape in Senegal, near Dakar: the westernmost point of Africa. noun Cape Verde, a cape […]
a low-growing, creeping plant, Arctotheca calendulacea, used as a ground cover in warm climates.