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Gabon

( gäbôN' ), officially Gabonese Republic, republic (2005 est. pop. 1,389,000), 103,346 sq mi (267,667 sq km), W central Africa. It borders on the

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Gaborone (Botswana)

Gaborone is the capital and most populous city of Botswana, a large, land-locked country in southern Africa. It is in far south of the country on the

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Galápagos Islands

( gəlăp'əgōs ) [Span.,=tortoises], archipelago and province (1990 pop. 9,785), 3,029 sq mi (7,845 sq km), Ecuador, in the Pacific Ocean c.650 mi

Galveston

( găl'vəstən ), city (1990 pop. 59,070), seat of Galveston co., on Galveston Island, SE Tex.; inc. 1839. The island lies across the entrance to

Galway

County on the west coast of the Republic of Ireland, in the province of Connacht; county town Galway ; area 5,940 sq km/2,293 sq mi; population (2002)

Ganges River (India and Bangladesh)

THE GANGES RIVER, 1,557 miles in length, flows eastward along the border separating the Himalayan complex and the flat expanse of the Indian

Gansu

Province of northwest China, bounded to the north by Mongolia and Inner Mongolia, to the east by Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region and Shaanxi, to the

Gascony

( găs'kənē ), Fr. Gascogne, region of SW France. It is now coextensive with the departments of Landes, Gers, and Hautes-Pyrénées and parts of

Gaul

gôl, Lat. Gallia, ancient designation for the land S and W of the Rhine, W of the Alps, and N of the Pyrenees. The name was extended by the Romans to

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Gaza

Seaport, Gaza Strip, near coast, with small harbor 3 mi. (5 km.) distant; pop. (1997e) 353,100. Town was prosperous trade center for much of its