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Okinawa

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geographical name Oki·na·wa \ˌō-kə-ˈnä-wə, -ˈnau̇-ə\

Definition of Okinawa

  1. 1 island group Japan in cen Ryukyu Islands; largest city Naha; occupied by the United States 1945–1972

  2. 2 island in the group; largest in the Ryukyus area 454 square miles (1176 square kilometers)

Oki·na·wan play \-ˈnä-wən, -ˈnau̇-ən\ adjective or noun


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