Tenerife: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (ten"u-rif', -rēf' Sp. te"ne-rē'fe), [key]
— n.
  1. the largest of the Canary Islands, off the NW Coast of Africa. 500,381; 794 sq. mi. (2055 sq. km). Cap.: Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
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