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

  • The capital of Tuvalu, on Funafuti Island in the southern Pacific Ocean. Population: 4,740.


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  • The capital and largest city is Fongafale, on Funafuti. ┬Ścontinue at Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition.


  • Fongafale (largest island Tuvalu 8 30 S 179 12 E of Funafuti)

    The 2007 CIA World Factbook

  • Funafuti (capital, former Tuvalu 8 30 S 179 12 E name for Fongafale)

    The 2005 CIA World Factbook


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