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archipelago

noun [C]  /ˌɑr·kəˈpel·əˌɡoʊ, ˌɑr·tʃə-/ ( plural archipelagoes or archipelagos) us  
a group of islands, or an area of sea where there are many islands: The Hawaiian archipelago is made up of a number of large islands and some extremely small ones.
Translations of “archipelago”
in Spanish archipiélago…
in French archipel…
in German der Archipel…
in Chinese (Traditional) 群島, 群島周圍的海域…
in Chinese (Simplified) 群岛, 群岛周围的海域…
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