Share this entry

Share this page

Tuamotu Archipelago

Syllabification: Tu·a·mo·tu Ar·chi·pel·a·go
Pronunciation: /ˌto͞oəˌmōto͞o ˌärkəˈpeləˌɡō
 
/

Definition of Tuamotu Archipelago in English:

A group of about 80 coral islands that form part of French Polynesia, in the South Pacific Ocean; population 18,317 (2007). It is the largest group of coral atolls in the world.

Definition of Tuamotu Archipelago in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day cumbersome
Pronunciation: ˈkʌmbəs(ə)m
adjective
large or heavy and therefore difficult to carry…