Kahoolawe

geographical name
Ka·​hoo·​la·​we | \ ˌkä-hō-ō-ˈlä-(ˌ)vā How to pronounce Kahoolawe (audio) , -(ˌ)wā\

Definition of Kahoolawe

island of Hawaii southwest of Maui area 45 square miles (117 square kilometers)

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