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Turks and Caicos

geographical name Turks and Cai·cos \ˈtərks-ənd-ˈkā-kəs, -ˌkōs\

Simple Definition of Turks and Caicos

  • : two groups of British islands in the West Indies

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Turks and Caicos

  1. two groups of islands (Turks Islands & Caicos Islands) British West Indies at SE end of Bahamas; a British colony; seat of government on Grand Turk (7 miles or 11 kilometers long) area 166 square miles (432 square kilometers), pop 19,886

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to depart quickly

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