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Pleasant Island

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • See Nauru.

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

  • n. a small island in the central Pacific Ocean 2,800 miles to the southwest of Hawaii; in Micronesia to the west of the Gilbert Islands

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Examples

  • Nauru/the Republic of Nauru and formerly known as Pleasant Island, is an island nation in Micronesia in the South Pacific.

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  • Take, for example, Pleasant Island, the South Pacific atoll that now calls itself the Republic of Nauru.

    Call It What You Will

  • GovernmentCountry name: conventional long form: Republic of Nauru conventional short form: Nauru local long form: Republic of Nauru local short form: Nauru former: Pleasant Island

    Nauru

  • Nauruconventional long form: Republic of Nauru conventional short form: Nauru local long form: Republic of Nauru local short form: Nauru former: Pleasant Island

    Country name

  • And Nauru, which was once named Pleasant Island, which sounds like a good place to be right now.

    CNN Transcript Dec 31, 2006

  • Names: conventional long form: Republic of Nauru conventional short form: Nauru former: Pleasant Island

    The 1995 CIA World Factbook

  • Nauru: conventional long form: Republic of Nauru conventional short form: Nauru former: Pleasant Island

    The 2001 CIA World Factbook

  • Country name: conventional long form: Republic of Nauru conventional short form: Nauru former: Pleasant Island

    The 2001 CIA World Factbook

  • Name of country: conventional long form: Republic of Nauru conventional short form: Nauru former: Pleasant Island

    The 1996 CIA Factbook

  • Nauru conventional long form: Republic of Nauru conventional short form: Nauru former: Pleasant Island

    The 2005 CIA World Factbook

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