Bonin Islands

geographical name
Bo·nin Islands | \ˈbō-nən \
variants: or Ogasawara Islands \(ˌ)ō-ˌgä-sä-ˈwär-ä \

Definition of Bonin Islands 

islands in the western Pacific about 600 miles (966 kilometers) south-southeast of Tokyo; belong to Japan; administered by U.S. 1945–68 area 40 square miles (104 square kilometers), population 1507

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