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Malta

geographical name Mal·ta \ˈml-tə\

Definition of MALTA

1
or Mal·tese Islands \ml-ˈtēz, -ˈtēs\ group of islands in the Mediterranean S of Sicily; a republic of the Commonwealth of Nations Valletta area 122 square miles (317 square kilometers), pop 404,000
2
island, chief of the group area 95 square miles (247 square kilometers)

Variants of MALTA

Mal·ta or ancient Mel·i·ta \ˈme-lə-tə, mə-ˈlē-tə\
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MALTA Defined for Kids

Malta

geographical name Mal·ta \ˈml-tə\

Definition of MALTA for Kids

islands in the Mediterranean S of Sicily; an independent country; capital, Valletta

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