Definitions for palawanpɑˈlɑ wɑn
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an island in the W Philippines. 232,322; 5697 sq. mi. (14,755 sq. km).
Category: Geography (places)
An island of the Philippines, in the Visayas island group
Palawan, officially the Province of Palawan, is an island province of the Philippines that is located in the MIMAROPA region or Region 4. Its capital is Puerto Princesa City, and it is the largest province in the country in terms of total area of jurisdiction. The islands of Palawan stretch from Mindoro in the northeast to Borneo in the southwest. It lies between the South China Sea and the Sulu Sea. The province is named after its largest island, Palawan Island, measuring 450 kilometres long, and 50 kilometres wide.
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