Pontine Islands
geographical name islands Italy in Tyrrhenian Sea W of Naples; chief islands Ponza & Pontine

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  • Pontine Islands — The Pontine Islands are an archipelago in the Tyrrhenian Sea off the west coast of Italy. The islands were collectively named after the largest island in the group, Ponza. The other islands in the archipelago are Palmarola, Zannone, and Gavi to… …   Wikipedia

  • Ponza Islands — ▪ islands, Italy also called  Pontine Islands , Italian  Isole di Ponza , Latin  Insulae Pontiae        volcanic island group in the Tyrrhenian Sea off the west coast of south central Italy. The islands include Ponza (the largest), Palmarola, and …   Universalium

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  • Aegadian Islands — noun ɪˈɡeɪdiən ˈaɪlændz A group of islands located off the western coast of Sicily. In the Mediterranean and Adriatic seas lie several archipelagos of small Italian islands, some measuring only a few hundred meters across: the Pontine Islands,… …   Wiktionary

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  • Islas Pontinas — (o Ponza) (Isole Ponziane isole Pontine) Vista del puerto de Ponza Localización geográfica / administrativa …   Wikipedia Español

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  • Ponza — For the commune on this island, see Ponza (commune).Ponza (Italian: Isola Di Ponza ) is the largest of the Italian Pontine Islands archipelago, located 33 km south of Cape Circeo in the Tyrrhenian Sea. It also the name of the commune of the… …   Wikipedia

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