Cape Verde Islands

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Noun1.Cape Verde Islands - a group of islands in the Atlantic off of the coast of Senegal
Cape Verde, Republic of Cape Verde - an island country in the Atlantic off the coast of Senegal
Sao Tiago Island - largest of the Cape Verde Islands in the Atlantic Ocean
Atlantic, Atlantic Ocean - the 2nd largest ocean; separates North and South America on the west from Europe and Africa on the east
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The horrid thing seems to bring nothing but murder and misfortune to those who have anything to do with it, for three days after we sailed from the Cape Verde Islands our own crew mutinied and killed every one of their officers.
A single survivor in an open boat was picked up off the Cape Verde Islands, in a dying condition.
SCOTLAND are now worse than the Cape Verde Islands and Central African Republic according to FIFA's world rankings.
A MISSING Russian cargo ship may have been found 400 miles off the remote Cape Verde islands.
It had maximum sustained winds of 50 mph (85 kph) and was about 515 miles (830 kilometers) west of the Cape Verde Islands.
THE Cape Verde islands are bathed by cool currents, which keep temperatures moderate, and a stable political and economic system helping support West Africa's highest standard of living.
A Russian naval frigate was last night racing to the reported location about 400 miles off the remote Cape Verde islands - with Nato also keeping tabs on the dramatic events.
Now the combat-hardened unit, from Fleet Protection Group (FPGRM) at Faslane on the Clyde, have been passing on their skills to armed forces of the Portuguese-administered Cape Verde Islands off west Africa.
Storms forming the Atlantic usually peak from August through October, while storms forming off the Cape Verde islands peak from August through September.
Cheryl, on the other hand, much prefers the idea of putting up her feet in a tidy little holiday home in the sun-kissed paradise that is the Cape Verde islands.
The 4000-ton freighter Arctic Sea, carrying a load of timber and a 15-strong crew, was said by French authorities to be 400 miles from the Cape Verde islands.
CAPE VERDE You can get a 14-night island-hopping experience around the Cape Verde islands from pounds 1,299pp, on a B&B basis with return flights from Gatwick leaving July 4 and transfers.