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諸島, しょとう

  • shotō


noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • archipelago
  • group of islands

Examples of 諸島,しょとう in a Sentence

Spain once governed the Philippine Islands.
And in the Indian Ocean, some islands of the Maldives will disappear completely beneath the water.
In the Carteret Islands, near Papua New Guinea, some people have already had to leave their homes because the seawater is washing around their houses.
A diametrically opposed kinship pattern is to be observed among certain South Sea Island communities.

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