Tierra del Fuego
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Ti·er·ra del Fue·go(tē-ĕr′ə dĕl fwā′gō, tyĕr′rä dĕl fwĕ′gō)
An archipelago off southern South America separated from the mainland by the Strait of Magellan. The main island, also called Tierra del Fuego, is divided between Chile and Argentina. Smaller islands of the archipelago are administered individually by the two countries.
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Tierra del Fuego(Spanish ˈtjɛrra ðɛl ˈfweɣo)
(Placename) an archipelago at the S extremity of South America, separated from the mainland by the Strait of Magellan: the west and south belong to Chile, the east to Argentina. Area: 73 643 sq km (28 434 sq miles)
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Tier•ra del Fue•go(tiˈɛr ə dɛl ˈfweɪ goʊ)
a group of islands at the S tip of South America, separated from the mainland by the Strait of Magellan: jointly owned by Argentina and Chile; boundary disputed. 27,476 sq. mi. (71,165 sq. km).
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|Noun||1.||Tierra del Fuego - an archipelago off southern South America; separated from the continent by the Strait of Magellan; islands are administered by Chile and by Argentina|
Argentina, Argentine Republic - a republic in southern South America; second largest country in South America
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Tierra del Fuego[tiˌɛərədɛlˈfweɪgəʊ] n → Terre f de Feutie tack n (US) → épingle f de cravatetie-up [ˈtaɪʌp] n (= connection) → lien m
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