Vieques

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Noun1.Vieques - a small island off the coast of Puerto Rico used for target practice by the United States Navy
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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Communications were lost with the boat near Vieques, Puerto Rico.
Vieques, Puerto Rico and Tortola, British Virgin Islands.
Navy's Expropriations in Vieques, Puerto Rico, 1940-1945.
The soon-to-open El Blok hotel in Vieques, Puerto Rico, photographed while under construction.
Croix, USVI and Vieques, Puerto Rico, effective July 1.
Contaminacion producida por explosivos en Vieques, Puerto Rico.
585[degrees]W, 17 Nov 2005), Vieques, Puerto Rico (2 sites: Punta Conejo, beach, 18.
Navy's decision to essentially take over the island of Vieques, Puerto Rico.
Data has been gathered since 1999 on the eastern end of the Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico - a land and sea area that was used as a naval gunnery and bombing range from 1943-2003.
Donnelly, an associate scientist at WHOI, and Woodruff, a doctoral student in the MIT/ WHOI Joint Program, began reconstructing the history of Caribbean hurricanes in 2003 by driving 13-foot (4-meter) cores through the bottom of Laguna Playa Grande in Vieques, Puerto Rico.
Martineau Bay Resort & Spa in Vieques, Puerto Rico is offering special rates through December 22, 2006, starting at $149 per night when booked before April 9, 2007.
Rather, our motivations stemmed from the desire to make a metaphoric vehicle striking enough to stimulate discussion around the complex issues concerning the land-reclamation movement on the island of Vieques, Puerto Rico.