Abaco

geographical name
Ab·​a·​co | \ ˈa-bə-ˌkō How to pronounce Abaco (audio) \

Definition of Abaco

two islands of the Bahamas ( Great Abaco and Little Abaco ) north of New Providence Island area 776 square miles (2018 square kilometers), population 13,170

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“Abaco.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Abaco. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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