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Senegal West African country bordered by Mauritania, Mali, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, and the Atlantic Ocean and nearly surrounding The Gambia, which forms a virtual enclave within Senegal’s borders. 

Source:
Encyclopedia of Africa
Author(s):

David P. Johnson, Jr.

Located in the Sahel region, where kingdoms prospered from trans-Saharan trade in premodern times, Senegal came to serve as the ...

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