Celebes Sea

geographical name
Ce·​le·​bes Sea | \ ˈse-lə-ˌbēz How to pronounce Celebes Sea (audio) , sə-ˈlē-bēz \

Definition of Celebes Sea

arm of the western Pacific enclosed on the north by Mindanao and the Sulu Archipelago (Philippines), on the south by Sulawesi (Indonesia), and on the west by Borneo (Malaysia and Indonesia)

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Celebesian \ ˌse-​lə-​ˈbē-​zhən How to pronounce Celebesian (audio) \ adjective

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“Celebes Sea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Celebes%20Sea. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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