Definition of Calabar. Meaning of Calabar. Synonyms of Calabar

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Definition of Calabar

Calabar
Calabar Cal"a*bar, n. A district on the west coast of Africa. Calabar bean, The of a climbing legumious plant (Physostigma venenosum), a native of tropical Africa. It is highly poisonous. It is used to produce contraction of the pupil of the eye; also in tetanus, neuralgia, and rheumatic diseases; -- called also ordeal bean, being used by the negroes in trials for witchcraft.

Meaning of Calabar from wikipedia

- Calabar (also referred to as Callabar, Calabari, Calbari, Kalabari and Kalabar) is the capital of Cross River State, Nigeria. It was originally named...
- Common names: Calabar ground boa, burrowing boa, Calabar boa, more. The Calabar python (Calabaria reinhardtii) is a species of nonvenomous snake in the...
- Calabar Muni****l is a Local Government Area of Cross River State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the city of Calabar. It has an area of 142 km2 and...
- in South South Nigeria, bordering Cameroon to the east. Its capital is Calabar and its name is derived from the Cross River (Oyono), which p****es through...
- Calabar Carnival festival in Nigeria, also tagged "Africa's Biggest Street Party", was created as part of the vision of making the Cross River State,...
- The Calabar angwantibo (Arctocebus calabarensis), also known as the Calabar potto, is a strepsirrhine primate of the family Lorisidae. It shares the genus...
- The University of Calabar is a public university situated in Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria. It is one of Nigeria's second generation federal universities...
- Calabar South is a Local Government Area of Cross River State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Anantigha. It has an area of 264 km2 and a...
- The Calabar River in Cross River State, Nigeria flows from the north past the city of Calabar, joining the larger Cross River about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi)...
- settlements in the Calabar and Cr**** Town area. Cr**** Town and its environs are often commonly referred to as Calabar, and its people as Calabar people, after...
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