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An island of the southern Philippines northeast of Borneo. Mindanao is the country's second largest and second most populous island.
(Placename) the second largest island of the Philippines, in the S part of the archipelago: mountainous and volcanic. Chief towns: Davao, Zamboanga. Pop: 13 626 338 (2000). Area: (including offshore islands) 94 631 sq km (36 537 sq miles)
Min•da•na•o(ˌmɪn dəˈnɑ oʊ, -ˈnaʊ)
the second largest island of the Philippines, in the S part. 10,908,730; 36,537 sq. mi. (94,631 sq. km).
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|Noun||1.||Mindanao - the second largest island of the Philippines at the southern end of the archipelago; mountainous and volcanic|
Philippine Islands, Philippines - an archipelago in the southwestern Pacific including some 7000 islands
Moro - a member of the predominantly Muslim people in the southern Philippines