Western Samoa
geographical name — see Samoa 2

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Western Samoa — Western Samoan. an independent country comprising the W part of Samoa: formerly a trust territory of New Zealand. 219,509; 1133 sq. mi. (2935 sq. km). Cap.: Apia. Cf. Samoa, American Samoa. * * * Western Samoa Western Samoa:Geography Location:… …   Universalium

  • Western Samoa —   [ westən sə məʊə], bis 1997 Bezeichnung für Samoa …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Western Samoa — former name for SAMOA (the country) …   English World dictionary

  • Western Samoa — noun a constitutional monarchy on the western part of the islands of Samoa in the South Pacific • Syn: ↑Samoa, ↑Independent State of Samoa, ↑Samoa i Sisifo • Derivationally related forms: ↑Samoan (for: ↑Samoa) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Western Samoa — Western Sa|mo|a the former name for ↑Samoa …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Western Samoa — noun The former name of Samoa, from 1914 to 1997 …   Wiktionary

  • Western Samoa — See Samoa …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Western Samoa — West′ern Samo′a n. geg the former name of the country of Samoa …   From formal English to slang

  • Western Samoa — /wɛstən səˈmoʊə/ (say westuhn suh mohuh) noun former name of Samoa (def. 2) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Western Samoa — country comprised of a group of islands in the Pacific Ocean …   English contemporary dictionary

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