a former secessionist state (1967–70) in SE Nigeria, in W Africa.
Bight of, a wide bay in the E part of the Gulf of Guinea, off the W coast of Africa.
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of or relating to Biafra or its inhabitants
a native or inhabitant of Biafra
a region of E Nigeria, formerly a local government region: seceded as an independent republic (1967–70) during the Civil War, but defeated by Nigerian government forces
Bight of Biafra, former name (until 1975) of (the Bight of) Bonny
an island N of Irian Barat, in Indonesia. 948 sq. mi. (2455 sq. km). noun an island in Indonesia, north of New Guinea: the largest of the Schouten Islands. Area: 2455 sq km (948 sq miles)
Chaim Nachman [khahy-eem nahkh-mahn;; English khahy-im nahkh-muh n] /xaɪˈim nɑxˈmɑn;; English ˈxaɪ ɪm ˈnɑx mən/ (Show IPA), 1873–1934, Hebrew poet, born in Russia. Contemporary Examples Mayim Bialik On Her First Emmy Nomination, for ‘The Big Bang Theory’ Maria Elena Fernandez August 29, 2012 Mayim Bialik On Her First Emmy Nomination, for ‘The Big Bang Theory’ […]
a round, flat, leavened, soft roll made of white flour, having a crusty bottom and a depression at the center that is typically filled with an onion and poppy seed mixture. Historical Examples Makers Cory Doctorow n.
biam bisexual Asian male