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- n. a chain of coral and volcanic islands in Micronesia (including Guam and the Northern Marianas) halfway between New Guinea and Japan; discovered by Magellan in 1521
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Just like pulling a VW Bug from the marianas Trench until it got up near the boat, then all heck broke loose, that tail started flailing until the deck hand threw a gaff through it.
Santos's blog from guam usa, the marianas, western pacific and points afar.
Get real, tang, you're stretching.yes. as a matter f fact, short of the marianas and Hawaii, Alaska is within sights of NK missile technology. now that kim has a functioning bomb, and on Obama's watch, Palin has the duty to defend her state. jimdoze is correct. what do you lefties fear about Palin? its turning into a fixation.
The island’s fruit bats (Pteropus marianas, P. molosinnus, P. insularis, P. phaeocephalus), the latter three being restricted to the Carolines, are all threatened by habitat loss and commercial hunting for export to Guam.
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