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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • An island country of the southwest Pacific Ocean comprising about 320 islands. Populated by Melanesian and later Polynesian groups, the islands were annexed by Great Britain in 1874 and became independent in 1970. Suva, on the island of Viti Levu, is the capital.

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  • proper noun A country in Oceania comprising over 300 islands. Official name: Republic of the Fiji Islands.

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  • noun an independent state within the British Commonwealth located on the Fiji Islands

Etymologies

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Fijian Viti Levu ("Great Viti")

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