Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A volcanic island of French Polynesia in the Leeward group of the Society Islands in the southern Pacific Ocean.

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Examples

  • Under the rising moon we came in through the perilous passage of the reef of Bora Bora and dropped anchor off Vaitape village.

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