Pronunciation: (pem'bu), [key]
1. an island near the E coast of equatorial Africa: formerly part of Zanzibar protectorate; now a part of Tanzania. 164,321; 380 sq. mi. (984 sq. km).
2. Formerly, Pôrto Amélia. a seaport in NE Mozambique. 7520.
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