Meaning of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Federation of

Rhode'sia and Nya'saland Federa'tion of

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  1. a former grouping of British territories in S Africa for administrative purposes (1953–63): composed of Southern and Northern Rhodesia and Nyasaland. Also called
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