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Patagonia

[pat-uh-goh-nee-uh, -gohn-yuh] /ˌpæt əˈgoʊ ni ə, -ˈgoʊn yə/
noun
1.
a tableland region of southern Argentina.
2.
a region in S South America, in S Argentina and S Chile, extending from the Andes to the Atlantic.
Related forms
Patagonian, adjective, noun
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  • A legend tells that eating the berry makes people certain to return to Patagonia.
British Dictionary definitions for Patagonia

Patagonia

/ˌpætəˈɡəʊnɪə/
noun
1.
the southernmost region of South America, in Argentina and Chile extending from the Andes to the Atlantic. Area: about 777 000 sq km (300 000 sq miles)
2.
an arid tableland in the southernmost part of Argentina, rising towards the Andes in the west
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