Pronunciation: (sun'du; Du. sOOn'dä), [key]
a chain of islands in Indonesia, in the Malay Archipelago, including Borneo, Sumatra, Java, and Sulawesi (Greater Sunda Islands); and a group of smaller islands extending E from Java to Timor (Lesser Sunda Islands). Also,Soenda Islands.
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