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A shallow part of the western Pacific Ocean between the Timor and Coral Seas, separating New Guinea from Australia.
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(Placename) a part of the W Pacific Ocean, between N Australia and SW New Guinea
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A′ra•fu′ra Sea′(ˈɑr əˈfʊər ə, ˌɑr ə-)
a part of the Pacific between N Australia and SW New Guinea.
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|Noun||1.||Arafura Sea - a part of the western Pacific Ocean to the north of Australia and to the south of New Guinea and the eastern islands of Indonesia|
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