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Fernando de Noronha

[fer-nahnn-doo duh naw-raw-nyuh] /fɛrˈnɑ̃n dʊ də nɔˈrɔ nyə/
noun
1.
an island in the S Atlantic, about 125 miles (200 km) E of easternmost tip of Brazil: a Brazilian penal colony. 10 sq. mi. (26 sq. km).
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Fernando de Noronha

/Portuguese ferˈnəndu di noˈroɲa/
noun
1.
a volcanic island in the S Atlantic northeast of Cape São Roque: constitutes a federal territory of Brazil; a penal colony since the 18th century; inhabited by military personnel. Area: 26 sq km (10 sq miles)
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