São Tomé

geographical name
São To·​mé | \ ˌsau̇ⁿ-tə-ˈmā How to pronounce São Tomé (audio) \

Definition of São Tomé

1 island of western Africa in the Gulf of Guinea just north of the Equator population 180,000

Note: São Tomé is a constituent part of the country of São Tomé and Príncipe.

2 town on the northeast coast of São Tomé island that serves as national capital of São Tomé and Príncipe

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“São Tomé.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/S%C3%A3o%20Tom%C3%A9. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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