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Palma

[ pahl-mah ]
/ ˈpɑl mɑ /
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noun
Also called Pal·ma de Ma·llor·ca [Spanish pahl-mahthe mah-lyawr-kah] /Spanish ˈpɑl mɑ ðɛ mɑˈlyɔr kɑ/ . a seaport in and the capital of the Balearic Islands, on W Majorca.
one of the Canary Islands, off the NW coast of Africa. 281 sq. mi. (728 sq. km). Capital: Santa Cruz de la Palma.
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British Dictionary definitions for Palma (1 of 2)

Palma1
/ (Spanish ˈpalma) /

noun
the capital of the Balearic Islands, on the SW coast of Majorca: a tourist centre. Pop: 367 277 (2003 est)Official name: Palma de Mallorca

British Dictionary definitions for Palma (2 of 2)

Palma2
/ (Italian ˈpalma) /

noun
Jacopo (jaˈkopo), known as Palma Vecchio, original name Jacopo Negretti. ?1480–1528, Venetian painter, noted esp for his portraits of women
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Medical definitions for Palma

palma
[ pălmə, päl- ]

n. pl. pal•mae (-mē)
The palm.
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