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Palmas

[pahl-mahs] /ˈpɑl mɑs/
noun
1.
Las. Las Palmas.

Palma

[pahl-mah] /ˈpɑl mɑ/
noun
1.
Also called Palma de Mallorca. a seaport in and the capital of the Balearic Islands, on W Majorca.
2.
one of the Canary Islands, off the NW coast of Africa. 281 sq. mi. (728 sq. km).
Capital: Santa Cruz de la Palma.

Las Palmas

[lahs pahl-mahs] /lɑs ˈpɑl mɑs/
noun
1.
a seaport on NE Gran Canaria, in the central Canary Islands.
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British Dictionary definitions for Palmas

Palmas

/ˈpælməs/
noun
1.
a city in N Brazil, capital of Tocantins state. Pop: 391 000 (2005 est)

Las Palmas

/Spanish las ˈpalmas/
noun
1.
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)

Palma1

/Spanish ˈpalma/
noun
1.
the capital of the Balearic Islands, on the SW coast of Majorca: a tourist centre. Pop: 367 277 (2003 est) Official name Palma de Mallorca

Palma2

/Italian ˈpalma/
noun
1.
Jacopo (jaˈkopo), known as Palma Vecchio, original name Jacopo Negretti. ?1480–1528, Venetian painter, noted esp for his portraits of women
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Palmas in Medicine

palma pal·ma (pāl'mə, päl'-)
n. pl. pal·mae (-mē)
The palm.

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