Las Palmas Unabridged

Gran Canaria

[grahn kah-nah-ryah]
one of the canary Islands, in the central part. 650 sq. mi. (1685 sq. km). Capital: Las Palmas.
Also, Grand Canary.


noun Unabridged
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Gran Canaria (ɡraŋ kaˈnarja)
the Spanish name for Grand Canary

Las Palmas (Spanish las ˈpalmas)
a port in the central Canary Islands, on NE Grand Canary: a major fuelling port on the main shipping route between Europe and South America. Pop: 377 600 (2003 est)

Palmas (ˈpælməs)
a city in N Brazil, capital of Tocantins state. Pop: 391 000 (2005 est)

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