from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- An island of eastern Indonesia between New Guinea and Sulawesi. It is the largest of the Moluccas. Japanese installations on the island were a frequent target for Allied bombing raids in 1944.
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- proper n. A large island in Indonesia, the largest in the Maluku islands.
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