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Definition 1: a republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946 - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for philippines in the sense of this definition

(philippines is an instance of ...) the territory occupied by a nation

"he returned to the land of his birth" "he visited several European countries"

(philippines is a part of ...) a suburb of Manila in southwestern Luzon

(philippines is a part of ...) the capital and largest city of the Philippines; located on southern Luzon

(philippines is a part of ...) city on Luzon adjoining Manila

(philippines is a part of ...) an important seaport on the island of Cebu in the Philippines

(... is part of philippines) a geographical division of Asia that includes Indochina plus Indonesia and the Philippines and Singapore

(... is part of philippines) an archipelago in the southwestern Pacific including some 7000 islands

(philippines is a member of ...) a native or inhabitant of the Philippines

(philippines is a member of ...) a member of the most numerous indigenous people of the Philippines

(... is a member of philippines) an association of nations dedicated to economic and political cooperation in southeastern Asia and who joined with the United States to fight against global terrorism

(philippines is the region of the domain of ...) a naval battle in the Spanish-American War (1898); the American fleet under Admiral Dewey defeated the Spanish fleet

(philippines is the region of the domain of ...) a Filipino terrorist group that broke away from the Moro Islamic Liberation Front in 2001 in order to continue terrorism and kidnapping and extortion

(philippines is the region of the domain of ...) a terrorist organization that is the militant wing of the Communist Party of the Philippines; a Maoist organization formed to overthrow the government; uses hit squads called Sparrow Units; opposes United States military presence in the Philippines

(philippines is the region of the domain of ...) a terrorist group in the southern Philippines formed in 1977 to establish an independent Islamic state for the Moros; have clashed with troops at United States bases

(philippines is the region of the domain of ...) an urban hit squad and guerrilla group of the Communist Party in the Philippines; formed in the 1980s

(philippines is the region of the domain of ...) a small gang of terrorist thugs claiming to seek a separate Islamic state for the Muslim minority in the Philippines; uses bombing and assassination and extortion and kidnapping

"In 2001 Abu Sayyaf kidnapped twenty people and beheaded one of the American captives"

(philippines is the region of the domain of ...) a dish of marinated vegetables and meat or fish; served with rice

(philippines is the region of the domain of ...) putrid-smelling aroid of southeastern Asia (especially the Philippines) grown for its edible tuber

Definition 2: an archipelago in the southwestern Pacific including some 7000 islands - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for philippines in the sense of this definition

(philippines is an instance of ...) a group of many islands in a large body of water

(philippines is a part of ...) a mountainous island in the central Philippines

(philippines is a part of ...) one of the Visayan islands of the central Philippines; important for its fine harbor

(philippines is a part of ...) the main island of the Philippines

(philippines is a part of ...) the second largest island of the Philippines at the southern end of the archipelago; mountainous and volcanic

(philippines is a part of ...) a republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946

(philippines is a part of ...) group of islands in the central Philippines

(... is part of philippines) the largest ocean in the world

(philippines is a member of ...) a member of a people native to the Philippines chiefly inhabiting central Luzon around and including Manila

(philippines is the region of the domain of ...) a battle in World War II; the return of United States troops to the Philippines began with landings on Leyte Island in October 1944; the battle marked first use of kamikaze aircraft by the Japanese

(philippines is the region of the domain of ...) the peninsula and island in the Philippines where Japanese forces besieged American forces in World War II; United States forces surrendered in 1942 and recaptured the area in 1945

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