Definitions for pacific islands
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word pacific islands
U.S. National Library of Medicine
The islands of the Pacific Ocean divided into MICRONESIA; MELANESIA; and POLYNESIA (including NEW ZEALAND). The collective name Oceania includes the aforenamed islands, adding AUSTRALIA; NEW ZEALAND; and the Malay Archipelago (INDONESIA). (Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p910, 880)
Find a translation for the pacific islands definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these pacific islands definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"pacific islands." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 1 Jul 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/pacific islands>.