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Maui (ˈmaʊɪ Pronunciation for Maui

Definitions

noun

  1. a volcanic island in S central Hawaii: the second largest of the Hawaiian Islands. Pop: 117 644 (2000). Area: 1885 sq km (728 sq miles)

Example Sentences Including 'Maui'

A leader in water therapy is the Spa Grande at the Grand Wailea Resort in Maui.
Globe and Mail (2003)
And the long preparation paid off as he shot a six-under-par 67 on Maui 's Kapalua Plantation course.
Belfast Telegraph (2004)
Maui to the north-west of the Big Island is extinct, but hardly cold (it may still have life in it).
Richard Fortey THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)
Mr. Campbell said he was returning from dinner with friends when Maui police officers pulled him over.
Globe and Mail (2003)
Spent $220,000 of federal money to study an abundance of icky green algae on the beaches of West Maui.
Maxim (2005)
UP to 200 wild chickens are roosting inside a church on the Hawaiian island of Maui -forcing worshippers to pray amid droppings.
Sun, News of the World (2002)

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