Definition of Palau in English :

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Palau meaning in English

Meaning of Palau in English

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1. palau, republic of palau, tt

a republic in the western central Pacific Ocean in association with the United States

2. belau, palau, palau islands, pelew

a chain of more than 200 islands about 400 miles long in the western central Pacific Ocean

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Republic of Palau

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country consisting of a group of islands in the W Pacific Ocean: formerly part of the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, the island group became an independent republic in 1994: 630 sq mi (1,632 sq km); pop. 15,000; cap. Koror

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A nation consisting of about 200 islands and islets in the Caroline Islands of the western Pacific Ocean. When most of the Carolines became the Federated States of Micronesia in 1978, Palau chose to form a separate republic in free association with the United States, an arrangement that became effective in 1994. The capital is Melekeok.

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