Meaning of sub-Saharan

sub-Sa•har•an

Pronunciation: (sub"su-har'un, -hâr'un, -här'un), [key]
— adj.
  1. of, pertaining to, or in Africa south of the Sahara Desert: a sub-Saharan country; sub-Saharan peoples.
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