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Pes·ca·do·res

 (pĕs′kə-dôr′ēz, -ĭs) In Pinyin Peng·hu (pŭng′ho͞o′)
An island group in Taiwan Strait between the western coast of Taiwan and mainland China. The name, meaning "fishermen's islands," was given to the group by the Portuguese in the 1500s. Ceded to Japan in 1895 and returned to China after World War II, the islands have been administered by Taiwan since 1949.
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Pescadores

(ˌpɛskəˈdɔːrɪz)
pl n
(Placename) a group of 64 islands in Formosa Strait, separated from Taiwan (to which it belongs) by the Pescadores Channel. Pop: 91 950 (2007 est). Area: 127 sq km (49 sq miles). Chinese names: Penghu or P'eng-hu
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Peng•hu

or P'eng•hu

(ˈpʌŋˈhu)

n.
a group of small islands off the coast of SE China, in the Taiwan Strait: controlled by Taiwan. 115,613; ab. 50 sq. mi. (130 sq. km).
Also called Pescadores.
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Dessa forma, a reducao do numero de filhos na comunidade do Angari, esta relacionada a baixa expectativa da pesca em relacao a manutencao do nucleo familiar e a queda nas capturas, fatos apontados pelos pescadores no sentido de justificar o abandono da atividade, alem do aspecto de reducao da fecundidade apontada pelo IBGE (IBGE, Censo Demografico 1940/2010) que atinge todo o municipio, o que nao seria diferente para uma populacao que vive no centro urbano da cidade.
The bodies of Louise Benson, 37, and Michael Kearns, 33, were found by a fisherman at Pescadores (Fisherman's) Beach in Ericeira at 6am on Tuesday.
The bodies of Louise Benson, 37, and 33-year-old Michael Kearns were found at Pescadores Beach in Ericeira by a fisherman on Tuesday at 6am.
Los pescadores artesanales son la poblacion mas afectada por esta decision, pues ellos han dependido del mar por generaciones.
Lan Chun-sheng, chairman of Wisdom Marine Group, announced Wednesday that Pescadores Ferry will begin to operate the new ferry on Sept.