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Senegambia(sĕn'ĭgăm`bēə, –gäm`–), short-lived (1982–89) confederation of SenegalSenegal
, officially Republic of Senegal, republic (2015 est. pop. 13,975,000), 76,124 sq mi (197,161 sq km), W Africa. It is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean in the west, by Mauritania in the north, by Mali in the east, and by Guinea and Guinea-Bissau in the south.
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, officially Republic of The Gambia, republic (2015 est. pop. 1,978,000), 4,361 sq mi (11,295 sq km), W Africa. It is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean on the west and surrounded on the remaining three sides by Senegal. The capital is Banjul.
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a region of W Africa, between the Senegal and Gambia Rivers: now mostly in Senegal
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