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OTHER WORDS FROM SumatraSu·ma·tran, adjective, noun
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The foundation has worked to protect tigers from extinction in Nepal, rainforests in Sumatra, and endangered sharks.Leonardo DiCaprio’s Big Christie’s Auction Brings in $38.8 Million|Isabel Wilkinson|May 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Sumatra quake, which killed hundreds of thousands of people Indonesia, was an 8.8.
After filming Amélie I went on a holiday to Sumatra, and I was interested in studying orangutans.Audrey Tautou on ‘Amélie,’ Her New Film ‘Delicacy,’ & More|Marlow Stern|March 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The arts in general are carried among these people to a greater degree of perfection than by the other natives of Sumatra.The History of Sumatra|William Marsden
Some fresh intelligence, which arrived from Sumatra, increased the disorders and consternation of the town.The Works of John Dryden, Volume XVI. (of 18)|John Dryden
Report on a small collection of parasitic Hymenoptera from Java and Sumatra.The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches|Louis M. Roth
Qualla Battoo is the name of a small Malay town, which stood on the northwestern coast of Sumatra.Dewey and Other Naval Commanders|Edward S. Ellis
In Sumatra the best camphor is obtained in a district called Barus, and all good camphor bears that local name.The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom|P. L. Simmonds