[ kom-uh n-dawr-skee, kom- ]
/ ˈkɒm ənˈdɔr ski, ˌkɒm- /
noun (used with a plural verb)
a group of islands in the Bering Sea, in NE Russia, E of the Kamchatka Peninsula: U.S.-Japan naval battle, 1943.
Also Ko·man·dor·ski·ye Is·lands [Russian kaw-mahn-dawr-skee-yi] /Russian kɔ mɑnˈdɔr ski yɪ/.
Also called Commander Islands.
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