Porto Rico


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Porto Rico

(ˈpɔːtə ˈriːkəʊ)
n
(Placename) the former name (until 1932) of Puerto Rico

Puer•to Ri•co

(ˈpwɛr tə ˈri koʊ, ˈpwɛr toʊ, ˈpɔr tə, ˈpoʊr-)
n.
an island in the central West Indies: a commonwealth associated with the U.S. 3,808,610; 3435 sq. mi. (8895 sq. km). Cap.: San Juan. Abbr: PR, P.R. Formerly (until 1932), Porto Rico.
Puer′to Ri′can, n., adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Porto Rico - a self-governing commonwealth associated with the United States occupying the island of Puerto RicoPorto Rico - a self-governing commonwealth associated with the United States occupying the island of Puerto Rico
Caribbean - region including the Caribbean Islands
Greater Antilles - a group of islands in the western West Indies
Porto Rico, Puerto Rico - the smallest and easternmost of the Greater Antilles in the Caribbean
San Juan - the capital and largest city of Puerto Rico
Culebra - a small island off the coast of Puerto Rico with miles of beautiful beaches
Vieques - a small island off the coast of Puerto Rico used for target practice by the United States Navy
2.Porto Rico - the smallest and easternmost of the Greater Antilles in the Caribbean
Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Porto Rico, Puerto Rico, PR - a self-governing commonwealth associated with the United States occupying the island of Puerto Rico
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Source Code Municipality State Altitude (m) Campos and Souza A1 Porto Rico PR 230 (2003) Campos and Souza A2 Porto Rico PR 230 (2003) Campos and Souza A3 Porto Rico PR 230 (2003) Slusarski; Souza, A4 Porto Rico PR 250 unpublished data Campos et.
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