Turks and Caicos

Turks and Caicos
geographical name two groups of islands (Turks Islands & Caicos Islands) British West Indies at SE end of Bahamas; a British colony; seat of government on Grand Turk (7 miles or 11 kilometers long) area 166 square miles (432 square kilometers), population 12,350

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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