Definition of Malawi from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

a country in southern central Africa, between Tanzania, Zambia and Mozambique. Its capital city is Lilongwe and its official languages are Chichewa and English. It was formerly a British colony called Nyasaland. It became independent in 1964 and is now a member of the Commonwealth. Its main exports are tea and tobacco. See related entries: Countries and continents
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Malawi