Fernando de Noronha

geographical name
Fer·​nan·​do de No·​ro·​nha | \ fər-ˈnän-(ˌ)dü-dē-nȯ-ˈrō-nyə How to pronounce Fernando de Noronha (audio) \

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island of Brazil in the Atlantic northeast of the city of Natal area 10 square miles (26 square kilometers)

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“Fernando de Noronha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Fernando%20de%20Noronha. Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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