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La Palma

[luh pahl-muh] /lə ˈpɑl mə/
a city in SW California. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • We were steaming slowly past the village of La Palma along a precipitous shore heavily timbered.

    The Pirate of Panama William MacLeod Raine
  • As we wished to leave the port with the rising moon, we embarked; and we named the port La Palma.

    The Solomon Islands and Their Natives H. B. (Henry Brougham) Guppy
  • La Palma de la victoria, y con ella la gloria25 eterna, alguien se la ha de llevar.

    Doa Perfecta Benito Prez Galds
British Dictionary definitions for La Palma

La Palma

/Spanish la ˈpalma/
an island in the N Atlantic, in the NW Canary Islands: administratively part of Spain. Chief town: Santa Cruz de la Palma. Pop: 85 547 (2002 est). Area: 725 sq km (280 sq miles)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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