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Madeira

group of volcanic islands off the northwest coast of Africa, from Portuguese madeira "wood," because the main island formerly was thickly wooded, from Latin materia "wood, matter" (see matter (n.)). As a type of fine wine of the sherry class, 1540s, from the island, where it was produced.

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Definitions of Madeira from WordNet

Madeira (n.)
a Brazilian river; tributary of the Amazon River;
Synonyms: Madeira River
Madeira (n.)
an island in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Africa; the largest of the Madeira Islands;
Madeira (n.)
an amber dessert wine from the Madeira Islands;
From wordnet.princeton.edu