Seychelles

geographical name Sey·chelles \ sā-ˈshel(z) \

Definition of Seychelles

island group in the western Indian Ocean northeast of Madagascar and south of the Equator; capital Victoria (on Mahé Island) area 107 square miles (277 square kilometers), population 90,945
Note: Formerly a British colony, Seychelles has been a republic in the Commonwealth of Nations since 1976.

Seychellois

play \ˌsā-shəl-ˈwä, -ˌshel-\ noun

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