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GHAT, or RHAT

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Originally appearing in Volume V11, Page 916 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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GHAT, or RHAT, an oasis and town; forming part of the Turkish vilayet of Tripoli. Ghat is an important centre of the caravan trade between the Nigerian states and the seaports of the Mediterranean (see TRIPOLI).
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