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(or Far′oe) Is′lands(ˈfɛər oʊ)
a group of 21 islands in the N Atlantic between Great Britain and Iceland, belonging to Denmark but having home rule. 46,312; 540 sq. mi. (1400 sq. km). Cap.: Thorshavn.Also called Faer′oes, Faroes. Danish, Faer•ö•er•ne (fɛrˈœ ɛr nə)
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|Noun||1.||Faeroe Islands - a self-governing colony that is a possession of Denmark in the Faroe Islands|
|2.||Faeroe Islands - a group of 21 volcanic islands in the North Atlantic between Iceland and the Shetland Islands|
Thorshavn - the administrative center of the Faroe Islands
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