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Kwajalein

[kwah-juh-leyn, -luh n]
noun
  1. an atoll in the Marshall Islands, in E Micronesia. About 78 miles (126 km) long.
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  • Wallace (field notes) found white herons more numerous than gray ones at Kwajalein in 1944 and 1945.

    The Avifauna of Micronesia, Volume 3

    Rollin H. Baker


British Dictionary definitions for kwajalein

Kwajalein

noun
  1. an atoll in the W Pacific, in the W Marshall Islands, in the central part of the Ralik Chain. Length: about 125 km (78 miles)
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