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The large group of islands in the South Pacific is known as Oceania. These islands are classified as either the high islands or the low islands.

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Q: Large group of islands in south pacific?
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What is the definition of the region Oceania?

A large group of islands in the south Pacific including Melanesia and Micronesia and Polynesia

Where is mellanesia?

group of pacific islands from Papua New Guinea south eastwards to Fiji islands group.

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What group of islands is Fiji in?

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What group of islands in the south Pacific did the US gain control over as a result of the defeat of the Spanish?

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What can be found on islands in the South Pacific?

There are 20,000 to 30,000 islands in the South Pacific. These are known as the Pacific Islands. They are divided in 3 areas: Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia.

What continent is the polynesian islands located?

The Polynesian Islands are a loose group of atolls and islands in the south west Pacific: they are part of Oceania, which is not a continent, but a region.

Island group off the coast of South Argentina?

The Falkland Islands is a group of islands located off of the coast of Southern Argentina. This group includes two very large islands and many smaller islands within the South Atlantic Ocean.

Is Samoa part of Latin America?

No. Samoa is an archipelago (group of islands) in the South Pacific, close to Australia.

What is the name of one of the south pacific islands in Australia?

There are no South Pacific islands in Australia. Australia is a single country and continent in the South Pacific, but the South Pacific Islands are not within Australia. Australia should not be confused with the general geographical region known as Oceania.

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