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- proper n. A country in Oceania. Official name: Republic of the Marshall Islands.
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- n. a republic (under United States protection) on the Marshall Islands
- n. a group of coral islands in eastern Micronesia
a new great island to cover the former Marian Archipelago and made preparations to combine the Caroline and Marshall Islands into two big islands, provisionally named 'New Nippon'; each of the two islands was to be created by means of an artificial volcano which would remind their prospective inhabitants of the famous Mount
In the spring of 1988, I spent several weeks reporting for Puerto Ricos Channel 24 on a series of stories that took me from Hawaii to the Philippines to the Marshall Islands in the Pacific.
On page 250 a message marked “from decripted sic traffic” details the sailing schedule for the Tairyu Maru in the Marshall Islands for November and December 1941.