Tenerife

Tenerife

[ten-uh-rif, -reef; Spanish te-ne-ree-fe]
noun
1.
the largest of the canary Islands, off the NW Coast of Africa. 794 sq. mi. (2055 sq. km). Capital: Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
2.
[pee-koh dey; Spanish pee-kaw the] , Teide, Pico de.
Also, Teneriffe.
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Tenerife (ˌtɛnəˈriːf, Spanish teneˈrife)
 
n
a Spanish island in the Atlantic, off the NW coast of Africa: the largest of the Canary Islands; volcanic and mountainous; tourism and agriculture. Capital: Santa Cruz. Pop: 778 071 (2002 est). Area: 2058 sq km (795 sq miles)

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