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Socotra

[soh-koh-truh, sok-uh-truh] /soʊˈkoʊ trə, ˈsɒk ə trə/
noun
1.
an island in the Indian Ocean, S of Arabia: a part of the Republic of Yemen. 1382 sq. mi. (3579 sq. km).
Also, Sokotra.
Related forms
Socotran, noun, adjective
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Socotra

/səˈkəʊtrə/
noun
1.
an island in the Indian Ocean, about 240 km (150 miles) off Cape Guardafui, Somalia: administratively part of Yemen. Capital: Hadiboh (Tamrida). Area: 3100 sq km (1200 sq miles)
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