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  1. (noun, location) a group of coral islands in Micronesia to the southwest of Hawaii
  2. (noun, location) a small island republic on the Tuvalu islands; formerly part of the British colony of Gilbert and Ellice Islands until it withdrew in 1975 and became independent of the United Kingdom in 1978

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Synonyms of Tuvalu

ellice islands

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