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 (mä-yôr′kä, -lyôr′-)
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(Placename) the Spanish name for Majorca
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(məˈdʒɔr kə, -ˈyɔr-)

a Spanish island in the W Mediterranean: the largest of the Balearic Islands. 534,511; 1405 sq. mi. (3640 sq. km). Cap.: Palma. Spanish, Mallorca.
Ma•jor′can, adj., n.
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Summary: Mallorca [Spain], Aug 26 (ANI): Three days of official mourning has been declared after seven people, including two children, lost their lives after a helicopter and a small plane collided over Spain's Mallorca on Sunday.
Gil Pagulayan, police chief of Piat town, Cagayan province, said heavily armed men repeatedly shot the pickup being driven by Rex Anthony Mallorca, a bodyguard of the vice mayor, as it traversed a road at the village of Dugayong.
DEPORTIVO overcame Malaga 5-2 on aggregate in the Segunda Division playoff semi-finals and can gain the upper hand in the final by beating Mallorca in the first leg at the Riazor.
Former world number one Maria Sharapova confirmed on Monday she will play at next week's Mallorca Open after more than three months out through injury.
When the recession of the 1980s hit, he threw in the towel as a farmer of barley and beef cattle in Scotland and moved his family out to Mallorca to take on a rundown orange farm - something that he knew absolutely nothing about.
Real Mallorca sensation Joan Sastre has been attracting interest from all around Europe and United are one of the teams reportedly considering a move.
By JESSICA GREEN News Reporter @jessicagreen NEW daily flights from Birmingham Airport to Mallorca and Malaga are set to launch next year.
MADRyD (CyHAN)- Real Madrid have confirmed the signing of Mallorca youngster Marco Asensio.
Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal was recently named as the "Favourite Son of Mallorca" on Dec.
Cheshire, United Kingdom, March 28, 2014 --( Finest Homes Mallorca is immensely delighted to formally announce the launch of their new website.
The European Commission approved, on 5 March, the addition of a new quality farm product, the Spanish 'Aceituna de Mallorca' (also 'Aceituna Mallorquina', 'Oliva de Mallorca', 'Oliva Mallorquina') to the register of protected designations of origin (PDOs).