noun, (used with a plural verb)
of, relating to, or characteristic of the Boers.
South African Dutch
(not used in South Africa) another name for Afrikaans
noun 1. Transvaal jade. Transvaal jade noun 1. a green grossularite, used as a gem: not a true jade.
noun 1. former name of Transvaal.
- South african tick-bite fever
South African tick-bite fever n. A typhuslike fever of South Africa caused by Rickettsia rickettsii, and usually characterized by primary eschar and regional adenitis, stiffness, and maculopapular rash on the fifth day, often with severe symptoms of the central nervous system.
noun 1. a continent in the S part of the Western Hemisphere. About 6,900,000 sq. mi. (17,871,000 sq. km). South America noun 1. the fourth largest of the continents, bordering on the Caribbean in the north, the Pacific in the west, and the Atlantic in the east and joined to Central America by the Isthmus […]