- a seaport on SE Mindanao, in the S Philippines.
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You are assigned to the most interesting of the Moro provinces,—Davao.Terry
Charles Goff Thomson
Their home is at the foot of the volcano of Apo (Davao, in Mindanao).
Davao is on the island of Mindanao, the largest in the Philippines.The Pirates of Shan
Harold Leland Goodwin
Their territory forms part of the parish and missions of Davao.
This number is exclusive of the garrisons of Zamoanga and Davao.
- a port in the S Philippines, in SE Mindanao. Pop: 1 326 000 (2005 est)
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