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Pescadores

[ pes-kuh-dawr-is, -eez, -dohr- ]
/ ˌpɛs kəˈdɔr ɪs, -iz, -ˈdoʊr- /
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noun

(used with a plural verb) Penghu.

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Also called Pescadores Islands.

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Pescadores
/ (ˌpɛskəˈdɔːrɪz) /

pl n

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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