from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • An island of eastern Indonesia in the Moluccas near Ceram. Settled by the Portuguese in the 16th century, it was also the site of an English settlement that was destroyed by the Dutch in 1623.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See ambo.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Same as ambo.


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