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Es·pí·ri·tu San·to(ĕ-spîr′ĭ-to͞o sän′tō)
An island of Vanuatu in the southwest Pacific Ocean. In World War II it was the site of US military bases after May 1942.
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Espíritu Santo(ɛsˈpɪrɪtuː ˈsæntəʊ)
(Placename) an island in the SW Pacific: the largest and westernmost of the Vanuatu islands. Area: 4856 sq km (1875 sq miles)
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