Patagonia

geographical name
Pat·​a·​go·​nia | \ ˌpa-tə-ˈgō-nyə How to pronounce Patagonia (audio) , -nē-ə \

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region of South America in southern Argentina and southern Chile, a barren tableland between the Andes Mountains and the Atlantic Ocean south of about 40° south latitude and sometimes considered to include Tierra del Fuego

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Patagonian \ ˌpa-​tə-​ˈgō-​nyən How to pronounce Patagonian (audio) , -​nē-​ən \ adjective or noun

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“Patagonia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Patagonian. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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