Greater Sunda Islands
geographical name — see Sunda Islands

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Greater Sunda Islands — Infobox Islands name = Greater Sunda Islands image caption = locator native name = native name link = location = South East Asia coordinates= coord|0|00|N|110|00|E|region:ID type:isle archipelago = Sunda Islands total islands = major islands =… …   Wikipedia

  • Greater Sunda Islands — /ˈsʌndə/ (say sunduh), /ˈsʊndə/ (say soonduh) plural noun a group of islands forming the larger part of the Sunda Islands in the western Malay Archipelago; comprises the Indonesian islands of Sulawesi, Java, Sumatra and also Borneo which is… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Greater Sunda Islands — noun a chain of islands including Borneo and Celebes and Java and Sumatra • Instance Hypernyms: ↑archipelago • Part Holonyms: ↑Sunda Islands …   Useful english dictionary

  • Greater Sunda Islands. — See under Sunda Islands. * * * …   Universalium

  • Greater Sunda Islands — Great′er Sun′da Is′lands n. pl. geg See under Sunda Islands …   From formal English to slang

  • Greater Sunda Islands. — See under Sunda Islands …   Useful english dictionary

  • Greater Sunda Islands — Borneo, Celebes, Java, Sumatra, and Indonesian islands …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Sunda Islands — [sun′də; ] Du [ so͞on′dä] group of islands in the Malay Archipelago, consisting of two smaller groups: Greater Sunda Islands (Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Sulawesi, & small nearby islands) & Lesser Sunda Islands (Bali & islands stretching east through… …   English World dictionary

  • Sunda Islands — The Sunda Islands are a group of islands that form part of the Malay archipelago.[1] They are further divided into the Greater Sunda Islands and the Lesser Sunda Islands. Contents 1 Administration 2 List of Islands …   Wikipedia

  • Sunda Islands — /sun deuh/; Du. /soohn dah/ a chain of islands in Indonesia, in the Malay Archipelago, including Borneo, Sumatra, Java, and Sulawesi (Greater Sunda Islands); and a group of smaller islands extending E from Java to Timor (Lesser Sunda Islands).… …   Universalium

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