Western Samoa


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Western Samoa

See Samoa.

Western Samoa

n
(Placename) See Samoa1

West′ern Samo′a


n.
the former name of the country of Samoa.
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Noun1.Western Samoa - a constitutional monarchy on the western part of the islands of Samoa in the South PacificWestern Samoa - a constitutional monarchy on the western part of the islands of Samoa in the South Pacific
Samoan Islands, Samoa - a group of volcanic islands in the South Pacific midway between Hawaii and Australia; its climate and scenery and Polynesian culture make it a popular tourist stop
Apia, capital of Western Samoa - the capital of Western Samoa
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Western Samoa

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It s believed as of now, there could be a number close to 100 deaths," said Ausegalia Mulipola, assistant chief executive of Western Samoa s disaster management office.
lt;div class="caption">Fiji , American Samoa, Western Samoa and Tonga Islands are seen in red on the South Pacific Ocean.
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5%, Tahiti [approximately equal to] 10%, and Western Samoa [approximately equal to] 19% to 22% (1,2).