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Bar′bary States′(n.pl.)

  1. Morocco, Algiers, Tunis, and Tripoli, c1520–1830, when they were the refuge of pirates.

    Category: Geography (places)

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  1. Barbary States

    the four states of Morocco, Algeria, Tunis, and Tripoli, so called from the Berbers who inhabit the region.

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