Meaning of Ruanda-Urundi


Pronunciation: (r-än'du-oo-roon'dē), [key]
— n.
  1. a former territory in central Africa, E of Zaire: formerly part of German East Africa; administered by Belgium as a League of Nations mandate 1923–46 and as a United Nations trust territory 1946–62; now divided into the independent states of Rwanda and Burundi.
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