Java Sea
geographical name arm of the Pacific bounded on S by Java, on W by Sumatra, on N by Borneo, & on E by Sulawesi

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Java Sea — part of the Pacific, between Java & Borneo: c. 600 mi (966 km) long …   English World dictionary

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  • Java Sea — a sea between Java and Borneo. * * * Part of the western Pacific Ocean between Java and Borneo islands. Measuring 900 mi (1,450 km) long by 260 mi (420 km) wide, it occupies a total area of 167,000 sq mi (433,000 sq km). A shallow sea, it has a… …   Universalium

  • Java Sea — Ja′va Sea′ n. geg a sea between Java and Borneo …   From formal English to slang

  • Java Sea — noun An sea north of the island of Java in Indonesia and south of Borneo …   Wiktionary

  • Java Sea — /dʒavə ˈsi/ (say jahvuh see) noun a sea between Java and Borneo …   Australian English dictionary

  • Java Sea — a sea between Java and Borneo …   Useful english dictionary

  • Battle of the Java Sea — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of the Java Sea caption= Bombs from Japanese aircraft falling near the Dutch cruiser Java during the battle. partof=World War II, Pacific War date=February 27, 1942 place=Java Sea result=Decisive Japanese …   Wikipedia

  • Second Battle of the Java Sea — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of the Java Sea (II) caption=HMS Exeter sinking partof=World War II, Pacific War date=March 1, 1942 place=Java Sea result= Japanese victory combatant1=flagicon|United Kingdom|naval Royal Navy… …   Wikipedia

  • Java (disambiguation) — Java most commonly refers to: * Java, an island in Indonesia and the most populous island in the world * Java (Sun), a technology developed by Sun Microsystems for machine independent software * JAVA, Sun Microsystems stock symbolJava may also… …   Wikipedia

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