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Kauai

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geographical name Kau·ai \kä-ˈwä-ē\

Definition of Kauai

  1. island Hawaii WNW of Oahu area 555 square miles (1437 square kilometers), pop 67,091




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Kauai

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geographical name Kau·ai \kä-ˈwī\

Definition of Kauai

  1. island Hawaii NW of Oahu




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