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Sunda Islands

[ suhn-duh-ahy-luhndz; Dutch soon-dah ]
/ ˈsʌn də ˈaɪ ləndz; Dutch ˈsun dɑ /
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plural noun
a chain of islands in the Malay Archipelago, including Borneo, Sulawesi, Sumatra, and Java (Greater Sunda Islands ); and a group of smaller islands extending E from Java to Timor (Lesser Sunda Islands ).
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Also Soen·da Is·lands [soon-dah ahy-luhndz]. /ˈsun dɑ ˈaɪ ləndz/.

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Sunda Islands
/ (ˈsʌndə) /

pl n
a chain of islands in the Malay Archipelago, consisting of the Greater Sunda Islands (chiefly Sumatra, Java, Borneo, and Sulawesi) and Nusa Tenggara (the Lesser Sunda Islands)Former spelling: Soenda Islands
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