Definition of Society Islands in English:

Society Islands

Syllabification: So·ci·e·ty Is·lands
  • A group of islands in the South Pacific Ocean that form part of French Polynesia.

Origin

named in honor of the Royal Society by Captain Cook, who visited the islands in 1769.

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody