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Penghu

[Chinese puhng-hoo]
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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).
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Also Wade-Giles, P'eng·hu.
Also called, Wade-Giles, P'enghu Ch'üntao [chyn-dou] /ˈtʃünˈdaʊ/; Pescadores, Pescadores Islands.

Pescadores

[pes-kuh-dawr-is, -eez, -dohr-]
noun
  1. (used with a plural verb) Penghu.
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Also called Pescadores Islands.
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Penghu

P'eng-hu

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

pl n
  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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