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Madura

(məˈdʊərə)
n
(Placename) an island in Indonesia, off the NE coast of Java: extensive forests and saline springs. Capital: Pamekasan. Area: 5472 sq km (2113 sq miles)
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Ma•du•ra

(məˈdʊər ə)

n.
an island in Indonesia, off the NE coast of Java. 2112 sq. mi. (5470 sq. km).
Dutch, Madoera.
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'Four regencies on Madura Island are among the poorest in East Java,' he concluded.
He has been arrested, but no action has been taken against the child's 18-year-old mother, named Ummu Salamah, in Bangkalan Regency, on the west of Indonesia's Madura Island.
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Almost 200 members of a Shiite community are still taking shelter in a sports stadium on Madura Island off Indonesia's Java, months after attacks by majority Sunni followers killed two Shiites last August.
JAKARTA - Almost 200 members of a Shiite community are still taking shelter in a sports stadium on Madura Island off Indonesia's Java, months after attacks by majority Sunni followers killed two Shiites last August.
The other site envisioned is Bangkalan Regency on Madura Island, just north of densely populated Java.