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Sulu Sea

noun
1.
a sea in the W Pacific, between the SW Philippines and Borneo.
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  • The fertility of the Sulu Sea is unusual and can hardly be surpassed.

    The History of Sulu Najeeb M. Saleeby
  • Unless someone has seen it, we have the whole Sulu Sea to search!

    The Pirates of Shan Harold Leland Goodwin
  • That there word 'pirate' allus gets me, 'count of a brush I oncet had with pirates in the Sulu Sea.

    The Pirate Shark Elliott Whitney
  • A party which happened to visit Cavilli, a small isolated coral island in the Sulu Sea, once found it alive with junglefowl.

  • So far as could be seen no human habitation was near, and far to the south stretched the unbroken waters of the Sulu Sea.

    Anting-Anting Stories Sargent Kayme
  • It was far below the original speed of the craft, but probably far above the speed of anything else in the Sulu Sea.

    The Pirates of Shan Harold Leland Goodwin
  • Once through the channel they would be in open water, nothing between them and Jolo but the Sulu Sea.

    The Pirates of Shan Harold Leland Goodwin
  • The colony proper is located on a small promontory looking eastward to the harbor and the Sulu Sea.

    Wanderings in the Orient Albert M. Reese
  • “And you let him get away without giving me a chance to kick him into the Sulu Sea,” he reproached her.

    The Locusts' Years Mary Helen Fee
British Dictionary definitions for Sulu Sea

Sulu Sea

noun
1.
part of the W Pacific between Borneo and the central Philippines
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