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Martinique

[mahr-tn-eek]
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noun
  1. an island in the E West Indies; an overseas department of France. 425 sq. mi. (1100 sq. km). Capital: Fort-de-France.
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Related formsMar·ti·ni·can [mahr-tn-ee-kuh n] /ˌmɑr tnˈi kən/, noun
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Martinican

adjective
  1. of or relating to the Caribbean island of Martinique or its inhabitants
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noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of Martinique
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Martinique

noun
  1. an island in the E Caribbean, in the Windward Islands of the Lesser Antilles: administratively an overseas region of France. Capital: Fort-de-France. Pop: 403 795 (2007 est). Area: 1090 sq km (420 sq miles)
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Martinique

[(mahrt-n-eek)]

Island in the eastern West Indies; an overseas part of France.

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