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proper noun
Oceania  n.  A large group of islands in the south Pacific sometimes including Australasia and the Malay Archipelago.
Synonyms: Oceanica.

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"Oceania" Quotes from Famous Books

... her," said Robur to his guests—guests in spite of themselves—"I am master of the seventh part of the world, larger than Africa, Oceania, Asia, America, and Europe, this aerial Icarian sea, which millions of Icarians will ...
— Rubur the Conqueror • Jules Verne

... the Archipelago belongs to Asia — geologically, zoologically, and botanically — rather than to Oceania, and that, apparently, the entire Archipelago has shared a common origin and existence. There is evidence that it was connected with the mainland by solid earth in the early or Middle Tertiary. For a long geologic time the land was low and swampy. At the end of the Eocene ...
— The Bontoc Igorot • Albert Ernest Jenks

Words linked to "Oceania" :   Melanesia, archipelago, Micronesia, Polynesia, Oceanica, Pacific Ocean

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