Definition of Adélie Land in English:

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Adélie Land

Pronunciation: /əˈdālē/ /ˈadl-ē/
(also Adélie Coast)
A coastal section of the Antarctic continent, situated east of Wilkes Land.


Named after Adélie, wife of the French explorer Jules Dumont d'Urville, who discovered the area in 1840.

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Syllabification: A·dé·lie Land

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