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Brač

Brač bräch [key], Ital. Brazza, island, 152 sq mi (394 sq km), off the Dalmatian coast in the Adriatic Sea, Croatia. It is a popular summer resort and tourist spot. Supetar (Ital. San Pietro ), a small port, is the island's chief town. The island was fought over by Serbs and Croats following the breakup of Yugoslavia.

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