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El•baˈɛl bə(n.)

  1. an Italian island in the Mediterranean, between Corsica and Italy: site of Napoleon's first exile 1814–15. 26,830; 94 sq. mi. (243 sq. km).

    Category: Geography (places)

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  1. Elba(ProperNoun)

    An Italian island in the Tuscan Archipelago off the west coast of Italy, between the Italian coast and Corsica.

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  1. Elba

    Elba is a Mediterranean island in Tuscany, Italy, 20 kilometres from the coastal town of Piombino. The largest island of the Tuscan Archipelago, Elba is also part of the Arcipelago Toscano National Park, and the third largest island in Italy, after Sicily and Sardinia. It is located in the Tyrrhenian Sea, about 50 kilometres east of the French island of Corsica. The island is divided into eight municipalities and is part of the province of Livorno, with a total of about 30,000 inhabitants, which increases considerably during the summer. The municipalities are Portoferraio, which is also the island's principal town, along with Campo nell'Elba, Capoliveri, Marciana, Marciana Marina, Porto Azzurro, Rio Marina, and Rio nell'Elba,

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  1. Elba

    a small and rocky island in the Mediterranean between Corsica and Tuscany, with a bold precipitous coast; belongs to Italy; has trade in fish, fruits, and iron ore; famous as Napoleon's place of exile from May 1814 to February 1815.

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