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Papua New Guinea

Definitions

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  • proper n. A country in Oceania. Official name: Independent State of Papua New Guinea.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a parliamentary democracy on the eastern half of the island of New Guinea; in 1975 it became an independent state within the Commonwealth of Nations

Etymologies

Malay pepuah ("frizzy") in reference to locals' hair + new + Guinea (due to the similar complexion of Africans to Papuans) (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The purpose of the White Paper is to examine and contest the future directions of Australia's aid engagement particularly in its key development partnerships, namely Papua New Guinea, the Pacific, Indonesia and

    Speech at the Opening of Nossal Institute for Global Health, Melbourne

  • Papua New Guinea, which is in addition to the existing commitment of over

    Visit to Papua New Guinea

  • EML said the order with Papua New Guinea, which is situated on an island roughly 840km north of Australia, was placed following a successful pilot project in the capital Port Moresby.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • About 24% of the total will be allocated to Australia Pacific, including Papua New Guinea, which is expected to provide further growth opportunities.

  • Papua New Guinea, which is mired in poverty despite rich mineral deposits, sits on the so-called "Pacific Ring of Fire", a hotspot for seismic activity due to friction between tectonic plates.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • About 35% of the total will be allocated to the Australia Pacific RBU including Papua New Guinea, which is expected to provide future growth opportunities and approximately 10% of that total is targeted for the South America region with the rest divided between Africa and other emerging areas.

    Precious Metals Sector and Stocks Analysis from Seeking Alpha

  • About 35% is expected to be spent in the Australia Pacific region, including Papua New Guinea, which is expected to provide future growth opportunities.

    Marketwire - Breaking News Releases

  • On top now is Papua New Guinea, which is located in the South West Pacific Ocean on the eastern half of the island of New Guinea.

    TrinidadExpress Today's News

  • Papua New Guinea, which is mired in poverty despite rich mineral deposits, sits on the so-called "Pacific Ring of Fire", a hotspot for seismic activity due to friction between tectonic plates and quakes are frequent.

    NEWS.com.au | Top Stories

  • Papua New Guinea, which is an English-based creole.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

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