geographical name — see Buton

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Buton — or Butung or Dutch Boetoeng geographical name island Indonesia off SE Sulawesi area about 2000 square miles (5200 square kilometers), population 253,262 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Butung — /booh toong/, n. an island of Indonesia, SE of Celebes Island. 100 mi. (161 km) long. * * * ▪ island, Indonesia Bahasa Indonesia  Pulau Butung , also spelled  Buton,  Boeton , or  Boetoeng        island, Sulawesi Tenggara (Southeast Celebes)… …   Universalium

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