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Bonin Islands

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geographical name Bo·nin Islands \ˈbō-nən\

Definition of Bonin Islands

  1. islands W Pacific ab 600 miles (966 kilometers) SSE of Tokyo; belong to Japan; administered by United States 1945–68 area 40 square miles (104 square kilometers), pop 1507



Variants of bonin islands

or Ogasawara Islands play \(ˌ)ō-ˌgä-sä-ˈwär-ä\

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