Chatham Islands
geographical name islands S Pacific belonging to New Zealand & comprising two islands (Chatham & Pitt) area 372 square miles (967 square kilometers)

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  • Chatham Islands —   [ tʃætm aɪləndz], neuseeländische Inselgruppe im Pazifischen Ozean, 800 km östlich der Südinsel Neuseelands, vier zum Teil bewaldete Inseln, 964 km2, mit rd. 760 Einwohner, die von Ackerbau, Schafzucht und Fischfang leben. Hauptinsel ist… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Chatham Islands — group of islands of New Zealand, c. 500 mi (805 km) east of North Island: 372 sq mi (963 sq km) …   English World dictionary

  • Chatham Islands — This article is about an island group of New Zealand. For other islands with this or similar names, see Chatham Island (disambiguation). Chatham Islands Native name: Rekohu, Wharekauri Topographical map of the Chatham Islands …   Wikipedia

  • Chatham Islands — Îles Chatham  Ne pas confondre avec l île principale de l archipel, l île Chatham. Îles Chatham Chatham Islands (en) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Chatham Islands — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name Chatham Islands Country and Admin Code NZ.10 NZ …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • Chatham Islands — a group of islands in the S Pacific, E of and belonging to New Zealand. 372 sq. mi. (963 sq. km). * * * ▪ islands, New Zealand       island group in the South Pacific Ocean, about 500 miles (800 km) east of New Zealand. Composed of 10 islands,… …   Universalium

  • CHATHAM ISLANDS —    a group of islands 360 m. E. of New Zealand, and politically connected with it; the chief industry is the rearing of cattle …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Chatham Islands — Chat′ham Is′lands n. pl. geg a group of islands in the S Pacific, E of and belonging to New Zealand. 372 sq. mi. (963 sq. km) …   From formal English to slang

  • Chatham Islands — a group of islands in the S Pacific, E of and belonging to New Zealand. 372 sq. mi. (963 sq. km) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chatham Islands — /tʃætəm ˈaɪləndz/ (say chatuhm uyluhndz) plural noun an island group in the South Pacific, about 805 km east of and belonging to NZ. 963 km2 …   Australian English dictionary

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