Definitions for barbary states
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Morocco, Algiers, Tunis, and Tripoli, c1520–1830, when they were the refuge of pirates.
Category: Geography (places)
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
the four states of Morocco, Algeria, Tunis, and Tripoli, so called from the Berbers who inhabit the region.
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