Malay Archipelago

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geographical name Ma·lay Archipelago \mə-ˈlā, ˈmā-(ˌ)lā\

Definition of Malay Archipelago

  1. group of islands in southeastern Asia including Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Sulawesi, the Moluccas, and Timor —usually considered to include also the Philippines and sometimes New Guinea


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