Definition of Cocos Islands in English:

Cocos Islands

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Pronunciation: /ˈkəʊkəs
 
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A group of twenty-seven small coral islands in the Indian Ocean, administered as an external territory of Australia since 1955; population 600 (est. 2009). The islands were discovered in 1609 by Captain William Keeling of the East India Company. Also called Keeling Islands.

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