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Alderney

[awl-der-nee] /ˈɔl dər ni/
noun
1.
one of the Channel Islands in the English Channel. 3 sq. mi. (8 sq. km).
2.
any of several breeds of cattle raised originally in the Channel Islands, as the Jersey or Guernsey.
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Alderney

/ˈɔːldənɪ/
noun
1.
one of the Channel Islands, in the English Channel: separated from the French coast by a dangerous tidal channel (the Race of Alderney). Pop: 2294 (2001). Area: 8 sq km (3 sq miles) French name Aurigny
2.
an early, but now extinct, breed of dairy cattle originating from the island of Alderney
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