Kenya

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Kenya a republic in eastern Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1963; major archeological discoveries have been made in the Great Rift Valley in Kenya
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Usage

In literature:

That fellow who carved a Late Upland Martian inscription in that cave in Kenya, for instance.
"Little Fuzzy" by Henry Beam Piper
The Guaso Nyiro rises in the hills north-west of Kenya and flows in a north-east direction.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3" by Various
And the Soviet representative insisted that the UN send in troops to stop the "imperialist aggression" of Victorian Kenya.
"Hail to the Chief" by Gordon Randall Garrett
He's not going to be able to speak Arabic to, say, a Masai in Kenya.
"Border, Breed Nor Birth" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
He stood at the top of the hill and looked out over the green table land of Kenya.
"The Dueling Machine" by Benjamin William Bova
Thus it is in the Bolivian Andes and thus also in the regions of Kenya and Ruwenzori.
"The Alps" by Martin Conway
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In poetry:

Bechuanaland, a State with Kenya,
Members of the Federal Union grand,
Send their greetings to sister Zanzibar,
And so does laughing Tanganyika.
"Hail! United States of Africa" by Marcus Mosiah Garvey

In news:

Kenya's doctors protest poor state of health care.
FILE- In this file photo of Friday, March 9, 2012, Kenyan health workers demonstrate in the streets of Nairobi , Kenya.
An angry mob attacked Somalis in Nairobi , Kenya, following a grenade blast at a church that killed one child and injured several others.
An angry mob attacked Somalis in Nairobi , Kenya, injuring 13, following the grenade blast at a church that killed one child and injured several others.
NAIROBI , Kenya ā€” Graffiti activist Boniface Mwangi is driven by fury.
Nairobi , Kenya-based air charter operator Phoenix Aviation achieved Wyvern Wingman status after successfully completing an on-site audit.
Kenya Airways Drops Most in More Than 2 Weeks: Nairobi Mover.
Kenya Airways Ltd, sub-Saharan Africa's third-biggest carrier, dropped for a third day on concern about increased competition and lower earnings.
Warm days and wildlife on your doorstep make Kenya's capital an appealing place in which to escape winter, says Richard Trillo.
Jamii Bora Trust in Kenya and GreenMicrofinanceā„¢ Philadelphia recently unveiled a commercial microfinance venture at Morgan Stanley focusing on an environmental investment project that could become a model.
NAIROBI , Kenya ā€” In a story Nov 13 about the US military running two news websites in Africa, The Associated Press identified Omar Faruk Osman as the secretary general of the National Union of Somali Journalists.
Explosion on bus in Kenya capital kills at least 5.
A person injured in a blast on a bus is attended to by medical staff at a hospital in Nairobi , Kenya, Sunday, Nov 18, 2012.
She claims President Obama was born in Kenya.
Sub-Sahara Africa Stocks: Kenya Airways.
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In science:

In a recent study, data coming from millions of mobile phones was used to track the spread of malaria in Kenya (Wesolowski et al. 2012).
FuturICT
Gynandromorph of aedes mcintoshi from central kenya.
A Developmental Network Theory of Gynandromorphs, Sexual Dimorphism and Species Formation
HGDP sub-Saharan African populations (7 populations; Yoruba, San, Mbuti Pygmy, Mandenka, Biaka Pygmy, Bantu South Africa, Bantu Kenya; Figure 5B) and eight populations spread over the entire globe (Bantu Kenya, French, Bedouin, Cambodian, Japanese, Uygur, Colombian, Papuan; Figure 5C).
Robust identification of local adaptation from allele frequencies
Mwabu, G. Ainsworth, M. and Nyamete, A. (1993) Quality of Medical Care and Choice of Medical Treatment in Kenya: An Empirical Analysis, The Journal of Human Resources, 28, 4, Special Issue: Symposium on Investments in Women's Human Capital and Development (Autumn, 1993), 838-862.
Spatial Discrete Choice and Spatial Limited Dependent Variable Models: a review with an emphasis on the use in Regional Health Economics
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