Philippines

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geographical name Phil·ip·pines \-ˈpēnz, -ˌpēnz\
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Filipinas

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Pilipinas

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Definition of Philippines

  1. country in eastern Asia comprising the Philippine Islands; a republic; once a Spanish possession and (1898–1946) a U.S. possession; capital Manila land area 115,651 square miles (299,536 square kilometers), population 92,337,852

Philippine

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