Maldive Islands


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Noun1.Maldive Islands - a group of about 1,200 small coral islands (about 220 inhabited) in the Indian oceanMaldive Islands - a group of about 1,200 small coral islands (about 220 inhabited) in the Indian ocean
Maldives, Republic of Maldives - a republic on the Maldive Islands; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1965
Indian Ocean - the 3rd largest ocean; bounded by Africa on the west, Asia on the north, Australia on the east and merging with the Antarctic Ocean to the south
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Maldive Islands

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Maldive Islands

[ˈmɔːldaɪvˌaɪləndz] Maldives [ˈmɔːldaɪvz] npl the Maldive Islands, the Maldivesle (isole fpl) Maldive
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The Iranian national soccer team won its opening match of the 2014 World Cup competition Saturday with a blistering 4-0 defeat of the Maldive Islands.
The company currently operates or manages resort hotels and/or casinos in the Bahamas, Indian Ocean, Dubai and the Maldive Islands.
His face mask filled with water during a coral reef dive off the Maldive Islands.
Deputy Prime Minister Mr John Prescott yesterday announced a pounds 50,000 cash boost for tiger protection projects - at the start of a ten-day visit to India and the Maldive Islands.
The two games against the Maldive Islands got about as much media attention as the "friendly" or warmup matches that Iran played in preparation for the World Cup.
In its first preliminaries of the 2014 World Cup, Iran faces the Maldive Islands in home and away matches July 23 and 28.
The chief executive of crisis-hit West of Scotland Water raved over the "wonderful aquatic environment" in the Maldive Islands.
This week, Iran signed up a new coach, Carlos Queiroz of Portugal, to lead the team and drew the Maldive Islands, a true minnow in the soccer world, as its first opponent.
The happy couple were married at Thornton Hough, Wirral, on Saturday before jetting off to Singapore and the Maldive islands on honeymoon.
Before long we were descending through the clouds on the final approach to Male, the capital and largest of the Maldive islands, and where the Kanuhura experience would begin.
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2 Deputy Prime Minister John Prescott was in hot water after a diving trip to the Maldive Islands.