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Penghu

[Chinese puhng-hoo] /Chinese ˈpʌŋˈhu/
noun
1.
a group of small islands off the coast of SE China, in the Taiwan Strait: controlled by Taiwan. About 50 sq. mi. (130 sq. km).
Also, Wade-Giles, P'enghu.
Also called, Wade-Giles, P'enghu Ch'üntao
[chyn-dou] /ˈtʃünˈdaʊ/ (Show IPA),
Pescadores, Pescadores Islands.

Pescadores

[pes-kuh-dawr-is, -eez, -dohr-] /ˌpɛs kəˈdɔr ɪs, -iz, -ˈdoʊr-/
noun
1.
(used with a plural verb) Penghu.
Also called Pescadores Islands.
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British Dictionary definitions for pescadores-islands

Penghu

/ˈpɛŋˈhuː/
noun
1.
transliteration of the Chinese name for the Pescadores

Pescadores

/ˌpɛskəˈdɔːrɪz/
plural noun
1.
a group of 64 islands in Formosa Strait, separated from Taiwan (to which it belongs) by the Pescadores Channel. Pop: 91 950 (2007 est). Area: 127 sq km (49 sq miles) Chinese names Penghu, P'eng-hu
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