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Padre Island

Syllabification: Pad·re Is·land
Pronunciation: /ˌpädrā ˈīlənd
 
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Definition of Padre Island in English:

A barrier island in southern Texas, on the Gulf of Mexico, 113 miles (183 km) long, noted for its resorts and its wildlife.

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