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Republic Of Maldives

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Noun

1. maldives, republic of maldives

a republic on the Maldive Islands; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1965

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Republic Of Maldives

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a republic occupying an archipelago of 1087 coral islands in the Indian Ocean, southwest of Sri Lanka: came under British protection in 1887; became independent in 1965 and a republic in 1968; member of the Commonwealth (1982–2016). The economy and infrastructure were severely damaged in the Indian Ocean tsunami of December 2004. Official language: Divehi. Official religion: (Sunni) Muslim. Currency: rufiyaa. Capital: Malé. Pop: 436 330 (2017 est). Area: 298 sq km (115 sq miles)
. Also known as: the Maldive Islands

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