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 (prĭn′sə-pə, prēN′sĭ-)
An island of western Africa in the Gulf of Guinea, part of São Tomé and Príncipe.


a prince


(ˈprɪnsɪpiː; Portuguese ˈprɪ̃sipə)
(Placename) an island in the Gulf of Guinea, off the W coast of Africa: part of São Tomé and Príncipe. Area: 150 sq km (58 sq miles)


(ˈprɪn sə pə, -ˌpeɪ)

an island in the Gulf of Guinea, off the W coast of Africa. 5255; 54 sq. mi. (140 sq. km). Compare São Tomé and Príncipe.
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Noun1.Principe - an island in the Gulf of Guinea that is part of Sao Tome and PrincipePrincipe - an island in the Gulf of Guinea that is part of Sao Tome and Principe
Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe, Sao Thome e Principe, Sao Tome and Principe, Sao Tome e Principe, St. Thomas and Principe - island nation in the South Atlantic off the west coast of Africa; achieved independence from Portugal in 1975; has enormous offshore oil reserves
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I stayed in the beautiful art deco Parco Dei Principi Hotel on the outskirts of town.
Thompson, Veteran Affairs (VA) Secretary Anthony Principi and Philip Mangano, executive director of the Interagency Council.
Principi emphasized that the President's call to veterans to offer themselves as guest speakers at schools goes beyond Veteran's Day and is a call also to students to recognize America's veterans.
In remarks at the reception, attended by members of Congress and leaders of America's veterans service organizations, Principi said he hoped the new museum would be "world-class" in scope and design.
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Questo ha permesso al diritto canonico di essere coerente con i principi (trascendenti, di fede) che gli fanno da fondamento e di riuscire a discemere con maggiore oggettivita la giustizia nel caso concreto.
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I believe the justification is well-stated,'' BRAC Commission Chairman Anthony Principi said, adding that the potential cost savings was too significant to ignore.
President Bush has nominated a former Veterans Affairs secretary, Anthony Principi, to head the Base Realignment and Closure Commission that will consider the Pentagon's recommendations.