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Melanesia Line breaks: Mela|nesia
Pronunciation: /ˌmɛləˈniːzɪə/
/ˌmɛləˈniːʒə/

Definition of Melanesia in English:

A region of the western Pacific to the south of Micronesia and west of Polynesia. It contains the Bismarck Archipelago, the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, Fiji, and the intervening islands.

Origin

From Greek melas 'black' + nēsos 'island'.

Words that rhyme with Melanesia

Micronesia, Polynesia
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