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  1. former name of Cheju(def 1).
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Examples from the Web for quelpart

Historical Examples

  • Completed our survey of the Quelpart, and stood to the N. E.

    Borneo and the Indian Archipelago

    Frank S. Marryat

  • We were at this time off the island of Quelpart, still carrying reduced sail and barely going our course.

    In Eastern Seas

    J. J. Smith

  • After calling again at Quelpart, where we remained a few days, we made sail for Nangasaki, a seaport town in the empire of Japan.

  • Recent eruptive and volcanic rocks are met with in the interior of Korea and also in the island of Quelpart.

British Dictionary definitions for quelpart


  1. a former name of Cheju
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