[ hou-luh nd ]
/ ˈhaʊ lənd /
an island in the central Pacific, near the equator: U.S. meteorological station and airfield. 1 sq. mi. (2.6 sq. km).
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British Dictionary definitions for howland island
/ (ˈhaʊlənd) /
a small island in the central Pacific, near the equator northwest of Phoenix Island: US airfield. Area: 2.6 sq km (1 sq mile)
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