Kasbah



[kaz-buh, -bah, kahz-] /ˈkæz bə, -bɑ, ˈkɑz-/

noun
1.
the older, native Arab quarter of a North African city, especially Algiers.
/ˈkæzbɑː/
noun (sometimes capital)
1.
the citadel of any of various North African cities
2.
the quarter in which a kasbah is located Compare medina
n.

see casbah.

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