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Diego Garcia

Line breaks: Diego Gar¦cia
Pronunciation: /dɪˌeɪɡəʊ ɡɑːˈsiːə/

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Definition of Diego Garcia in English:

The largest island of the Chagos Archipelago in the middle of the Indian Ocean, site of a strategic Anglo-American naval base established in 1973.

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