Celebes Sea
geographical name arm of W Pacific enclosed on N by Mindanao & the Sulu Archipelago, on S by Sulawesi, & on W by Borneo • Celebesian adjective

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Celebes Sea — The Celebes Sea (Indonesian: Laut Sulawesi) of the western Pacific Ocean is bordered on the north by the Sulu Archipelago and Sulu Sea and Mindanao Island of the Philippines, on the east by the Sangihe Islands chain, on the south by Sulawesi, and …   Wikipedia

  • Celebes Sea — part of the South Pacific Ocean, north of Sulawesi and south of the Philippines …   English World dictionary

  • Celebes Sea — an arm of the Pacific Ocean, N of Sulawesi and S of the Philippines. * * * Part of the western Pacific Ocean. It is bordered by the Sulu Archipelago, Mindanao, the Sangihe Islands, Celebes, and Borneo. It extends 420 mi (675 km) north south and… …   Universalium

  • Celebes Sea — Cel′ebes Sea′ n. geg an arm of the Pacific Ocean, N of Sulawesi and S of the Philippines …   From formal English to slang

  • Celebes Sea — /sɛləbiz ˈsi/ (say seluhbeez see) noun a part of the Pacific Ocean which separates Sulawesi from the Philippines. Also, Sulawesi Sea …   Australian English dictionary

  • Celebes Sea — an arm of the Pacific Ocean, N of Sulawesi and S of the Philippines …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Celebes — Celebesian /sel euh bee zheuhn/, adj. /sel euh beez , seuh lee beez/; Du. /se lay bes/, n. former name of Sulawesi. * * * I or Sulawesi Island (pop., 1999 est.: 4,1,768,400), Indonesia. One of the Greater Sunda Islands, it lies in the Malay… …   Universalium

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  • Sea of Okhotsk — Coordinates: 55°N 150°E / 55°N 150°E / 55; 150 …   Wikipedia

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