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

  • An island of central Hawaii between Molokai and Kauai. It is the chief island of the state, with major tourist areas, including Waikiki Beach and Diamond Head, and a U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor.

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  • proper n. The third largest island of Hawaii.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an island of central Hawaii (between Molokai and Kauai); the chief island of the state

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From Hawaiian Oʻahu. (Wiktionary)

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