Fajardo (fähärˈdō) [key], town (1990 pop. 36,882), NE Puerto Rico. Its manufactures include cigars, and metal and electronic parts. Its nearby port, Playa de Fajardo, exports sugar. Fajardo attracts many tourists.

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