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KANURI, or BERIBERI, an African tribe of mixed origin, the dominant race of Bornu. They are large-boned and coarsefeatured, but contain nevertheless a distinct strain of Fula blood. Beriberi (or Berberi) is the name given them by the Hausa (see BORNU).

Note - this article incorporates content from Encyclopaedia Britannica, Eleventh Edition, (1910-1911)

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