A·zores (āzôrz, ə-zôrz) also A·ço·res (ä-sôrĕsh)
A group of volcanic islands in the northern Atlantic Ocean about 1,450 km (900 mi) west of mainland Portugal, of which they are administrative districts. Fishing, farming, and tourism are important to their economy.
A·zore·an, A·zori·an adj. & n.
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