Sulu Sea

Sulu Sea
geographical name sea W Philippines N of Celebes Sea

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sulu Sea — arm of the W Pacific, between the SW Philippines & NE Borneo …   English World dictionary

  • Sulu Sea — The Sulu Sea is a large sea in the southwestern area of the Philippines. It is separated from the South China Sea in the northwest by Palawan, and from the Celebes Sea in the southeast by the Sulu Archipelago. Borneo is found to the southwest and …   Wikipedia

  • Sulu Sea — a sea in the W Pacific, between the SW Philippines and Borneo. * * * ▪ sea, Pacific Ocean       portion of the western North Pacific. It is bounded by northeastern Borneo on the southwest, the southwestern islands of the Philippines, including… …   Universalium

  • Sulu Sea — Su′lu Sea′ n. geg a sea in the W Pacific, between the SW Philippines and Borneo …   From formal English to slang

  • Sulu Sea — a sea in the W Pacific, between the SW Philippines and Borneo …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sulu Archipelago — /sulu akəˈpɛləgoʊ/ (say soohlooh ahkuh peluhgoh) noun an island group in the south west Philippine Islands, separating the Celebes Sea from the Sulu Sea, an arm of the Pacific north east of Borneo. 2813 km2 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Sea of Azov — at Novaya Yalta, Donetsk Oblast …   Wikipedia

  • Sulu — For the Star Trek character, see Hikaru Sulu. For the sultanate, see Sultanate of Sulu. For the archipelago, see Sulu Archipelago. Infobox Philippine province name = Sulu sealfile = Ph seal sulu.png region = Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao… …   Wikipedia

  • Sulu Archipelago — an island group in the SW Philippines, separating the Sulawesi Sea from the Sulu Sea. 555,239; 1086 sq. mi. (2813 sq. km). Cap.: Jolo. * * * Volcanic and coral archipelago, southwestern Philippines, between Mindanao and Borneo. A double island… …   Universalium

  • Sulu Sultanate — For the province, see Sulu. Infobox Former Country native name = Sulu conventional long name = Sultanate of Sulu common name = Sulu continent = moved from Category:Asia to Southeast Asia region = Southeast Asia country = Philippines year start =… …   Wikipedia

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