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 DeCS Categories

Z01 Geographic Locations .
Z01.058 Africa .
Z01.058.266 Africa, Northern .
Z01.058.290 Africa South of the Sahara .
Z01.058.290.100 Africa, Central .
Z01.058.290.120 Africa, Eastern .
Z01.107 Americas .
Z01.107.567 North America .
 
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Africa, Northern .
Africa, French-Speaking .
French Speaking Africa .
Maghrib .
North Africa .
Northern Africa .
French-Speaking Africa .
Sahara .
Maghreb .
The geographical area of Africa comprising ALGERIA; EGYPT; LIBYA; MOROCCO; and TUNISIA. It includes also the vast deserts and oases of the Sahara. It is often referred to as North Africa, French-speaking Africa, or the Maghreb. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p856) .
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Africa South of the Sahara .
Subsaharan Africa .
Africa, Sub-Saharan .
Sub-Saharan Africa .
All of Africa except Northern Africa (AFRICA, NORTHERN). .
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Africa .
The continent south of EUROPE, east of the ATLANTIC OCEAN and west of the INDIAN OCEAN. .
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North America .
Northern America .
The northern continent of the Western Hemisphere, extending northward from the Colombia-Panama border and including CENTRAL AMERICA, MEXICO, Caribbean area, the UNITED STATES, CANADA and GREENLAND. The term often refers more narrowly to MEXICO, continental UNITED STATES, AND CANADA. .
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Africa, Eastern .
British Indian Ocean Territory .
East Africa .
Eastern Africa .
The geographical area of Africa comprising BURUNDI, DJIBOUTI, ERITREA, ETHIOPIA, KENYA, RWANDA, SOMALIA, SOUTH SUDAN, SUDAN, TANZANIA, and UGANDA. .
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Africa, Central .
Central Africa .
The geographical area of Africa comprising CAMEROON; CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC; CHAD; CONGO; EQUATORIAL GUINEA; GABON; and DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO. .
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