- a historic name for a region of N Africa extending from W Egypt to the Atlantic and including the former Barbary States of Tripolitania, Tunisia, Algeria, and Morocco
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
Bar•ba•ry (bär′bə rē),USA pronunciation n.
- Place Namesa region in N Africa, extending from W of Egypt to the Atlantic Ocean and including the former Barbary States.
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Barbary /ˈbɑːbərɪ/ n
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