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Mezam Division (Cameroon)

Is a a subdivision of a first-order administrative division in the country of Cameroon.

Its center lies at a latitude of 6.0000000 and longitude of 10.4166700and it has an elevation of 1332 meters above sea level.

Its currency is the Franc (XAF), currently exchanging at 1 Central African Franc = 0.00122 British Pound Sterling 1 Central African Franc = 0.00197 United States Dollar .


Seat of a first-order administrative division : seat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)

Les lacs de cratères Bambili. Vue vers le sud.


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Stream : a body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land

Le bois d'eucalyptus au dessus du Lake Awing


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Lake : a large inland body of standing water

Maïs et eucalyptus, sous les lacs Bambili.


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Crater(s) : a generally circular saucer or bowl-shaped depression caused by volcanic or meteorite explosive action

Ndawara Tea Estates


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Mountain : an elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more

Catholic seminary Bambui, cameroon


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Hill : a rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m

Sabga Hill, NW Province


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Ponds : small standing waterbodies

Vue sur Bamenda vers le nord ouest


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Crater lake : a lake in a crater or caldera

Lake Awing dans le brouillard depuis la crête sud


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Marsh(es) : a wetland dominated by grass-like vegetation

Lake Bambili


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Mountains : a mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges

Bambili. Lac de cratère inférieur.


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Hospital : a building in which sick or injured, especially those confined to bed, are medically treated

Forest reserve : a forested area set aside for preservation or controlled use

Pond : a small standing waterbody

Pool(s) : a small and comparatively still, deep part of a larger body of water such as a stream or harbor; or a small body of standing water

Plain(s) : an extensive area of comparatively level to gently undulating land, lacking surface irregularities, and usually adjacent to a higher area

Second-order administrative division : a subdivision of a first-order administrative division

Intermittent stream :

Camp(s) : a site occupied by tents, huts, or other shelters for temporary use

Tribal area : a tract of land used by nomadic or other tribes

Reservoir(s) : an artificial pond or lake

Dam : a barrier constructed across a stream to impound water

Plateau : an elevated plain with steep slopes on one or more sides, and often with incised streams