Micronesia

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Mi·cro·ne·sia

geographical name \ˌmī-krə-ˈnē-zhə, -shə\

Definition of MICRONESIA

the islands of the W Pacific E of the Philippines & N of Melanesia including the Caroline, Kiribati, Mariana, & Marshall groups

Micronesia

   (Concise Encyclopedia)

Island group, western Pacific Ocean. A subdivision of Oceania, it comprises Kiribati, Guam, Nauru, the Northern Marianas, the Federated States of Micronesia, the Marshall Islands, and Palau. Located mostly north of the Equator, Micronesia includes the westernmost of the Pacific Islands.

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