Definitions for kalimantanˌkɑ liˈmɑn tɑn
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Indonesian Borneo, Kalimantan(noun)
the part of Indonesia on the southern side of the island of Borneo
3rd largest island in the world; in the western Pacific to the north of Java; largely covered by dense jungle and rain forest; part of the Malay Archipelago
In English, the term Kalimantan refers to the Indonesian portion of the island of Borneo, while in Indonesian, the term "Kalimantan" refers to the whole island of Borneo. The Indonesian territory makes up 73% of the island by area, and 69.5% by population. The non-Indonesian parts of Borneo are of Brunei and East Malaysia, the latter comprising the states of Sabah and Sarawak. The region within Indonesia is also known as Indonesian Borneo. Kalimantan's total area is 544,150 square kilometres. Kalimantan is divided into five provinces:
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Thousands of square kilometers in Sumatra and Kalimantan may become flooded in the same way as the Rajang Delta, affecting millions of people who depend on these areas for their livelihoods.
I'm still optimistic about infrastructure development, i did some cross-checking with building material sellers in Kalimantan and they get more orders these days because of government infrastructure projects.
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