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East Cape

n
1. (Placename) the easternmost point of New Guinea, on Milne Bay
2. (Placename) the easternmost point of New Zealand, on North Island
3. (Placename) the former name for Cape Dezhnev
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De•zhnev

(ˈdɛʒ nɛf, -niˌɔf, -ˌɒf)

n.
Cape, a cape in the NE Russian Federation in Asia, on the Bering Strait: the northeasternmost point of Asia.
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THE BODY of Jayde Panayiotou, a 28-year-old South African married to a Cypriot, was found after she was abducted and reported killed in East Cape where she lived, earlier this week.
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However, the main forces behind the destruction of the Kat River Settlement were the racism and short-term economic interests of the East Cape British settlers.
Located on the East Cape, Cabo Pulmo is home to the only living coral reef in the Northern Pacific; a secluded oasis with pristine beaches and exceptional snorkelling suitable for the unconventional yet environmentally conscious traveler.
According to reports, the government plans to roll out the new program in October 2014 to 10 communities, namely: East Cape, Invercargill, Whanganui, Waitakere, Far North District, Lower Hutt, Manukau, Rotorua, Spreydone-Heathcote and Manurewa-Papakura.

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