Falkland Islands

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geographical name Falk·land Islands \ˈfȯ-klənd, ˈfȯl-\
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Islas Malvinas

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Definition of Falkland Islands

  1. islands of the southwestern Atlantic east of the southern end of Argentina; a British crown colony whose capital is Stanley, but also claimed by Argentina area 4700 square miles (12,173 square kilometers), population 2700



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