Aruba

[ah-roo-bah]
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Contemporary Examples of aruba

  • The lending company of the £2.73 million loan is also no longer listed as a helicopter-owning shell in Aruba.

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    Britain’s KGB Sugar Daddy

    Michael Weiss

    March 7, 2014

  • He was twice arrested but never formally charged for any crime relating to the case in Aruba.

  • Gardner and Giordano, who met on dating website Match.com, were on a five-day holiday in Aruba when Gardner disappeared August 2.

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    Aruba Murder Mystery Deepens

    Barbie Latza Nadeau

    August 17, 2011

  • In 2005, Natalee Holloway another pretty blonde American, disappeared from the very same Aruba beach under similar circumstances.

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    Another Natalee Holloway?

    Barbie Latza Nadeau

    August 12, 2011

  • Six years after Natalee Holloway disappeared in Aruba, another blonde American woman has vanished from the same beach.

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    Another Natalee Holloway?

    Barbie Latza Nadeau

    August 12, 2011

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British Dictionary definitions for aruba

Aruba

noun
  1. an island in the Caribbean, off the NW coast of Venezuela, a dependency of the Netherlands with special status; part of the Netherlands Antilles until 1986. Chief town: Oranjestad. Pop: 109 153 (2013 est). Area: about 181 sq km (70 sq miles)
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