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Faroe Islands

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Noun

1. faeroe islands, faeroes, faroe islands, faroes

a self-governing colony that is a possession of Denmark in the Faroe Islands

2. faeroe islands, faeroes, faroe islands, faroes

a group of 21 volcanic islands in the North Atlantic between Iceland and the Shetland Islands

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Faroe Islands

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plural noun
the Faroe Islands

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Faroe Islands

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alt. sp. of
Faeroe Islands

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Faroe Islands

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A group of volcanic islands in the northern Atlantic Ocean between Iceland and the Shetland Islands. Originally settled by Celtic peoples, the islands passed to Denmark in 1380.

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