Kahoolawe


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Ka·ho·o·la·we

 (kä-hō′ō-lä′vā, -wā)
An island of south-central Hawaii southwest of Maui. The low and unfertile island has been used as a prison and a military target range.

Ka•ho•o•la•we

(kɑˈhoʊ oʊˈlɑ weɪ, -veɪ)

n.
an island in central Hawaii, S of Maui: uninhabited. 45 sq. mi. (117 sq. km).
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Noun1.Kahoolawe - an island of south-central Hawaii
Hawaiian Islands, Sandwich Islands - a group of volcanic and coral islands in the central Pacific
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He and other Native Hawaiian men hid on the small island of Kahoolawe that the military used for bombing practice.
The county serves a population of approximately 166,000 (roughly 12% of the state total) on the islands of Maui, Molokai, and Lanai, as well as the uninhabited island of Kahoolawe. The county is forecasting ongoing population growth.
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* Kahoolawe. The smallest of the eight major islands, Kahoolawe is uninhabited and access is prohibited.
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The parade honors the memory of the first King of Hawaii, Kamehameha, who united the eight islands Niihau, Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, L?nai, Kahoolawe, Maui and Hawaii (Big Island).
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