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  • Around half of South Africa's people have a speaking knowledge of English
  • South Africa's Asian people, most of whom are Indian in origin, are largely English-speaking
  • English was declared the official language of the Cape Colony in 1822 (replacing Dutch)
  • According to the 2011 census, English is spoken as a home language by almost 5- million people
  • As a home language, English is most common in Gauteng
  • Today, English is South Africa's lingua franca, and the primary language of government, business, and commerce

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(superl.) Offensive to the sight; contrary to beauty; being of disagreeable or loathsome aspect; unsightly; repulsive; deformed.

Language: English

(n. pl.) A Mongolian race, ancestors of the Finns.

Language: English

(a.) Ugly; offensive; loathsome.

Language: English

(n.) One of a certain description of militia among the Tartars.

Language: English

(n.) An extinct genus of large Eocene ungulates allied to Dinoceras. This name is sometimes used for nearly all the known species of the group. See Dinoceras.

Language: English

(n.) In Russia, a published proclamation or imperial order, having the force of law.

Language: English

(n.) See Uhlan.

Language: English

(n.) A large East Indian nocturnal tree snake (Dipsas dendrophila). It is not venomous.

Language: English

(n.) A solution of continuity in any of the soft parts of the body, discharging purulent matter, found on a surface, especially one of the natural surfaces of the body, and originating generally in a constitutional disorder; a sore discharging pus. It is distinguished from an abscess, which has its beginning, at least, in the depth of the tissues.

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