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São Tomé

[soun too-me; English sou tuh-mey] /ˈsãʊ̃ tʊˈmɛ; English ˈsaʊ təˈmeɪ/
noun
1.
an island in the Gulf of Guinea, off the W coast of Gabon, just N of the equator: the larger component of the Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe. 318 sq. mi. (824 sq. km).
2.
a city on this island: capital of the republic.
3.
Pi·co de
[pee-koo duh] /ˈpi kʊ də/ (Show IPA)
the highest mountain on this island, 6640 feet (2024 meters).
Also, Sao Tome, São Thomé.
Related forms
São Tomean, noun
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