[mah-bah-toh] /mɑˈbɑ toʊ/
a town in and the capital of Bophuthatswana, W of Johannesburg.
[boh-poo-taht-swah-nuh] /ˌboʊ pu tɑtˈswɑ nə/
a self-governing Bantu territory of South Africa, consisting of several landlocked areas, along the NE part: granted independence in 1977 by South Africa, but not recognized by any other country as an independent state. 16,988 sq. mi. (44,000 sq. km).
the capital of the former homeland of Bophuthatswana
(formerly) a Bantu homeland in N South Africa: consisted of six separate areas; declared independent by South Africa in 1977 although this was not internationally recognized; abolished in 1993. Capital: Mmabatho
The Unix system call which establishes a mapping between a range of addresses in a user process’s address space and a portion of some “memory object” (typically a file, one of the special “devices” /dev/mem or /dev/kmem or some memory-mapped peripheral). This allows the process to access a file at random byte offsets without using […]
abbreviation (formerly, in Britain) 1. Monopolies and Mergers Commission Marine Mammal Commission
Medicare Managed Care Contract
storage MultiMedia Compact Disc. (1995-11-23)