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Bangka

geographical name Bang·ka \ˈbaŋ-kə\

Definition of Bangka

  1. island Indonesia off SE Sumatra; chief town Pangkalpinang area 4609 square miles (11,983 square kilometers), pop 251,639



Variants of bangka

or Banka play \ˈbaŋ-kə\

Rhymes with bangka


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