Definition of River kasai
1. Noun. A river of southwestern Africa that rises in central Angola and flows east and then north (forming part of the border between Angola and Congo) and continuing northwest through Congo to empty into the Congo River on the border between Congo and Republic of the Congo.
Group relationships: Angola, Republic Of Angola, Belgian Congo, Congo, Democratic Republic Of The Congo, Zaire
Generic synonyms: River
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Literary usage of River kasai
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1. Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa: Including a Sketch of by David Livingstone (1858)
"Agreeable Intercourse with Kawawa.—His impudent Demand.— Unpleasant Parting.—Kawawa tries to prevent our crossing the river kasai.— Stratagem. ..."
2. Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa: Including a Sketch of by David Livingstone (1858)
"Kawawa tries to prevent our crossing the river kasai.— Stratagem. WE made a little detour to the southward in order to get provisions in a cheaper market. ..."
3. The Popular Science Monthly (1873)
"... fro among the head-waters of the Nile. In the mean time, the question is, and will be, keenly debated. The river kasai, Livingstone's old friend on the ..."