Aru Islands
geographical name islands E Indonesia S of W New Guinea area 3305 square miles (8593 square kilometers), population 29,604

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Aru Islands — [ä′ro͞o] group of islands of Indonesia, part of the Moluccas, in the Arafura Sea southwest of New Guinea: c. 3,300 sq mi (8,547 sq km) …   English World dictionary

  • Aru Islands — Location of the Aru Islands among surrounding islands of eastern Indonesia Location of the Ar …   Wikipedia

  • Aru Islands — /ahr ooh/ an island group in Indonesia, SW of New Guinea. 3306 sq. mi. (8565 sq. km). Also, Arru Islands. * * * Island group, eastern Indonesia. The easternmost island group of the Moluccas, located off southwestern New Guinea, it consists of one …   Universalium

  • Aru Islands — /aru ˈaɪləndz/ (say ahrooh uyluhndz) plural noun an island group in Indonesia, south west of New Guinea. About 8500 km2 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Aru Islands — /ahr ooh/ an island group in Indonesia, SW of New Guinea. 3306 sq. mi. (8565 sq. km). Also, Arru Islands …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aru Islands — A′ru Is′lands [[t]ˈɑr u[/t]] n. pl. geg an island group in Indonesia, SW of New Guinea. 3306 sq. mi. (8565 sq. km) …   From formal English to slang

  • Aru — and ARU may refer to: Aru Name of Lady in India Aru Islands, a group of islands in the Moluccas Sultanate of Deli (also known as Aru), an early Islamic polity in northeast Sumatra Aru, Democratic Republic of Congo, a town in Ituri province Aru,… …   Wikipedia

  • Aru Flying Fox — Conservation status Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata …   Wikipedia

  • Aru languages — See also: Aymaran languages Aru Geographic distribution: Indonesia Linguistic classification: Austronesian Malayo Polynesian (MP) Nuclear MP …   Wikipedia

  • Aru-Inseln — Kartenmosaik der Aru Inseln Gewässer Arafurasee Archipel …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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