[ rah-boul, ruh-, rah-boul ]
/ rɑˈbaʊl, rə-, ˈrɑ baʊl /
a seaport on NE New Britain island, in the Bismarck Archipelago, Papua New Guinea.
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Herbertshohe and Rabaul, the seat of Government, have been garrisoned and a base has been established at Simpsonshafen.
British Dictionary definitions for Rabaul
/ (rɑːˈbaʊl) /
a port in Papua New Guinea, on NE New Britain Island, in the Bismarck Archipelago: capital of the Territory of New Guinea until 1941; almost surrounded by volcanoes. Pop: 17 855 (2001 est)
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