Sakishima Islands

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geographical name Sa·ki·shi·ma Islands \ˌsä-kē-ˈshē-mä, sä-ˈkē-shē-mä\

Definition of Sakishima Islands

  1. island group of Japan in the southern Ryukyu Islands off the east coast of northern Taiwan that was occupied 1945–72 by the U.S. area 343 square miles (888 square kilometers)


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