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Bismarck Archipelago

Syllabification: Bis·marck Ar·chi·pel·a·go

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Definition of Bismarck Archipelago in English:

An island group in the western Pacific Ocean, part of Papua New Guinea. Held by Germany from 1884 to World War I, it includes New Britain, New Ireland, and several hundred other islands.

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