Tanganyika

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Tanganyika a former state in East Africa; united with Zanzibar in 1964 to form Tanzania
    • n Tanganyika the longest lake in the world in central Africa between Tanzania and Congo in the Great Rift Valley
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Usage

In literature:

He took parties to the Pungwe flats, and Barotseland, and up to Tanganyika.
"Greenmantle" by John Buchan
Cameron found an analogous practice among the women of the shores of Lake Tanganyika.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
They knew Lake Tanganyika well, but had not heard of the Zambesi.
"A Popular Account of Dr. Livingstone's Expedition to the Zambesi and Its Tributaries And of the Discovery of the Lakes Shirwa and Nyassa (1858-1864)" by David Livingstone
Does that mean the African town on the banks of Tanganyika?
"Eight Hundred Leagues on the Amazon" by Jules Verne
Zanzibar to Tanganyika, 26th June 1857-26th May 1858 38.
"The Life of Sir Richard Burton" by Thomas Wright
Captured with her crew she was taken to pieces by the Germans and transported by rail to Ujiji on Lake Tanganyika.
"Sketches of the East Africa Campaign" by Robert Valentine Dolbey
In April he reached Lake Liemba, as the lower part of Tanganyika was called.
"The Personal Life Of David Livingstone" by William Garden Blaikie
He was very anxious to know why we were going to Tanganyika; for what we came; what we should buy there; and if I had any relations there.
"The Last Journals of David Livingstone, in Central Africa, from 1865 to His Death, Volume I (of 2), 1866-1868" by David Livingstone
There are regular services by steamer between the ports on Lakes Nyasa and Tanganyika.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3" by Various
The first area of decided concentration on the part of the Bantu was very probably Uganda and the shores of Tanganyika.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 3" by Various
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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:

Tanzanika is a combination of Tanzania and Tanganyika, it's capital.
Jane Goodall went to the Gombe Stream Reserve near Lake Tanganyika in East Africa when she was 26.
In 1962, Tanzania was still named Tanganyika.
Vacation Bible or Sunday school , Tanganyika-style.
Vacation Bible or Sunday school, Tanganyika-style.
TANGANYIKA STRUT Sundays, 3pm - 5 pm Host: NATE MACKEY —August 17, 2008.
TANGANYIKA STRUT Sundays, 3pm - 5 pm Host: NATE MACKEY —August 3, 2008.
TANGANYIKA STRUT Sundays, 3pm - 5 pm Host: NATE MACKEY —July 13, 2008.
In 1962, Tanzania was still named Tanganyika .
Vacation Bible or Sunday school, Tanganyika -style.
The couple pans a May 4, 2013, wedding ceremony at Tanganyika Wildlife Park in Goddard.
It's also just east of Tanganyika Wildlife Park, but a Tanganyika employee said the park has no bobcats in its collection.
Clouded Leopard at Tanganyika.
Jane Goodall went to the Gombe Stream Reserve near Lake Tanganyika in East Africa when she was 26.
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In science:

The multi-adaptive solver in DOLFIN is based on the original implementation Tanganyika, presented in [Logg 2003b], but has been completely rewritten for DOLFIN and is actively developed by the authors.
Algorithms and Data Structures for Multi-Adaptive Time-Stepping
Anderson G.D. and Talbot L.M., Soil Factors Af fecting the Distribution of the Grassland Types and their Utilization by Wild Animals on the Serengeti Plains, Tanganyika, J.
Switching model with two habitats and a predator involving group defence
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