Sumba

geographical name
Sum·​ba | \ ˈsüm-bə How to pronounce Sumba (audio) \

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island of Indonesia in the Lesser Sundas area 4306 square miles (11,196 square kilometers), population 251,126

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“Sumba.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sumba. Accessed 21 November 2019.

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