sub-Saharan Africa

(redirected from Subsahara)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.

sub-Saharan Africa

(sŭb″să-har′ăn)
The large region of Africa that lies S of the Sahara desert. Common infections in this region include malaria, meningitis, tuberculosis, HIV, and HIV/AIDS.
References in periodicals archive ?
Regions: Northern, Western, Eastern, Southern, China, India, South Korea, Middle East, North Africa & Greater Arabia, SubSahara Africa
The notes are meant to be unbiased and representing only the views of Subsahara Centre-Ottawa.