Tuamotu Archipelago

Tuamotu Archipelago

[too-uh-moh-too]
noun
a group of French islands in the S Pacific. 332 sq. mi. (860 sq. km).
Also called Low Archipelago, Paumotu Archipelago.
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Tuamotu Archipelago (ˌtuːəˈməʊtuː)
 
n
Low Archipelago, Also called: Paumotu Archipelago a group of about 80 coral islands in the S Pacific, in French Polynesia. Pop: 15 973 (2002; including the Gambier Islands). Area: 860 sq km (332 sq miles)

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