Azores

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geographical name \ˈā-ˌzȯrz, ə-ˈzȯrz\
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Açores

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Definition of Azores

  1. islands of the North Atlantic constituting an autonomous region of Portugal and lying about 800 miles (1287 kilometers) off the coast of mainland Portugal; chief town Ponta Delgada area 905 square miles (2344 square kilometers), population 246,772

Azorean

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