Viti Levu

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Vi·ti Le·vu

 (vē′tē lĕv′o͞o)
The largest of the Fiji Islands, in the southwest Pacific Ocean. Suva, the capital of Fiji, is on the southeast coast of the island.
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Viti Levu

(ˈviːtɪ ˈlɛvuː)
(Placename) the largest island of Fiji: mountainous. Chief town (and capital of the state): Suva. Pop: 580 000 (latest est). Area: 10 386 sq km (4010 sq miles)
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Vi•ti Le•vu

(ˈvi ti ˈlɛv u)
the largest of the Fiji Islands, in the S Pacific. 4027 sq. mi. (10,430 sq. km). Cap.: Suva.
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Noun1.Viti Levu - a volcanic island in the FijisViti Levu - a volcanic island in the Fijis  
Fiji Islands, Fijis - a group of more than 800 islands (100 inhabited) in the southwestern Pacific; larger islands (Viti Levu and Vanua Levu) are of volcanic origin surrounded by coral reefs; smaller islands are coral
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It was in the early days in Fiji, when John Starhurst arose in the mission house at Rewa Village and announced his intention of carrying the gospel throughout all Viti Levu. Now Viti Levu means the "Great Land," it being the largest island in a group composed of many large islands, to say nothing of hundreds of small ones.
To his fellow missionaries he explained that he was not bent upon martyrdom; that the call had come for him to carry the Gospel into Viti Levu, and that he was merely obeying the Lord's wish.
Viti Levu, the main island of Fiji, has a long mining history.
- August 14, 2019) - Lion One Metals Limited (TSXV: LIO) (OTCQX: LOMLF) (ASX: LLO) ("Lion One" or the "Company") is pleased to announce it has commenced a regional geochemical survey on its Navilawa exploration tenement adjoining the mining lease on its 100% owned and fully permitted Tuvatu Alkaline Gold Project located on the island of Viti Levu in Fiji.
For the Fijian squad have taken to the breathtaking, but brutal, Sigatoka sand dunes on the island of Viti Levu, to get the Pacific Islanders to the peak of their physical fitness for their Pool D clashes with the 2019 Six Nations champions, as well as Australia, Georgia and Uruguay.
Drysdale had just joined the Rotary Club of Lautoka when cyclones Eric and Nigel devastated parts of Fiji's main island of Viti Levu in March 1985, rendering thousands homeless in the town.
The group deployed observers throughout the main island of Viti Levu and Vanua Levu, the second island, as well as Ovalau and Taveuni.
And here in the western dry zone of Fiji's main island, Viti Levu, consecutive years of drought have also ransacked crops and the lifeblood sugarcane industry.
Fiji is an archipelago of >300 islands in the Pacific Ocean; most of its population is on the 2 islands of Viti Levu and Vanua Levu.
* Lomaiviti group in the centre, between Viti Levu and the Lau group
There are many things that I saw when I was away, and when I returned I wanted to lift my village to another standard." Rai lives in the small coastal community of Nabukadra, a village on the Northern coast of Viti Levu in Fiji, The village sits below sea level, making it particularly vulnerable to increasing sea levels, tidal waves, storm surges and other natural disasters caused by climate change.