tarawa
1. [ noun ] (government,geography) national capital of Kiribati
Synonyms: bairiki
Related terms: national_capital Kiribati
2. [ noun ] (military) battles in World War II in the Pacific (November 1943); US Marines took the islands from the Japanese after bitter fighting
Synonyms: Tarawa-Makin Makin
Related terms: amphibious_assault World_War_II Gilbert_Islands
Similar spelling:   Tara
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