Congo, Republic of the Congo.
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nombre masculino
1 Congo
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el Congo — the Congo

- ¡vete al Congo!
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el Congo — (país) the Congo; (río) the Congo (River) (AmE), the (River) Congo (BrE)

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el Congo — (país) the Congo; (río) the Congo (River) (AmE), the (River) Congo (BrE)

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el Congo
= Congo, the.
Nota: País actualmente conocido con el nombre de Zaire.

Ex: The New York Times informs us, one morning, that in all subsequent issues the Congo will be known as ZAIRE.

* República Democrática del Congo, la = Democratic Republic of Congo, the.

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el Congo (país) the Congo; (río) the Congo (River) (AmE), the (River) Congo (BrE)
al Congo Belga (fam): qué sé yo adónde se fueron, al Congo Belga how should I know where they went? they could have gone to Outer Mongolia for all I know (colloq)
si sigues protestando te van a mandar al Congo Belga if you carry on complaining they're going to tell you to go to hell! (colloq)
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Congo sustantivo masculino (país) el Congo, the Congo
'Congo' also found in these entries:
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Congo nm
el Congo [río] Br the (River) Congo, US the Congo (River)
el Congo [país] (the) Congo
Antes el Congo belga the Belgian Congo
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m Congo

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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