Definition of Oceania in English :

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Oceania meaning in English

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1. oceania, oceanica

a large group of islands in the south Pacific including Melanesia and Micronesia and Polynesia (and sometimes Australasia and the Malay Archipelago)

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a geographical area consisting of the islands of the central and S Pacific, including Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia, Australasia, and the Malay Archipelago

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see synonyms of oceania
islands in the Pacific, including Melanesia, Micronesia, & Polynesia (incl. New Zealand) &, sometimes, Australia & the Malay Archipelago
: also ˌOceˈanica (ˌoʊʃiˈænɪkə ; ōˌshēanˈikə)

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The islands of the southern, western, and central Pacific Ocean, including Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia. The term is sometimes extended to encompass Australia, New Zealand, and the Malay Archipelago.

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