Tacna-Arica


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Tacna-Arica

(Spanish ˈtaknaaˈrika)
n
(Placename) a coastal desert region of W South America, long disputed by Chile and Peru: divided in 1929 into the Peruvian department of Tacna and the Chilean department of Arica

Tac′na-Ari′ca



n.
a maritime region in W South America: now divided between Peru and Chile.