Dry Tortugas

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Dry Tor·tu·gas

 (drī tôr-to͞o′gəz)
An island group of southern Florida west of Key West. Famed for their marine life, the islands were named Tortugas ("turtles") by Juan Ponce de León in 1513.

Dry Tortugas

(tɔːˈtuːɡəz)
n
(Placename) a group of eight coral islands at the entrance to the Gulf of Mexico: part of Florida

Dry′ Tor•tu′gas

(tɔrˈtu gəz)
n.pl.
a group of ten small islands at the entrance to the Gulf of Mexico W of Key West: a part of Florida.