a group of more than 500 islands in the Pacific, E of the Philippines: formerly a Japanese mandate; now under U.S. trusteeship. 525 sq. mi. (1360 sq. km).
an archipelago of over 500 islands and islets in the W Pacific Ocean east of the Philippines, all of which are now part of the Federated States of Micronesia, except for the Palau group: formerly part of the US Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands; centre of a typhoon zone. Area: (land) 1183 sq km (457 sq miles)
- Caroline of ansbach
noun 1683–1737, wife of George II of Great Britain
- Caroline of brunswick
noun 1768–1821, wife of George IV of the United Kingdom: tried for adultery (1820)
a song, especially of joy. a Christmas song or hymn. a seat in a bay window or oriel. a compartment in a cloister, similar to a carrel. a kind of circular dance. to sing Christmas songs or hymns, especially in a group performing in a public place or going from house to house. to sing, […]
of or relating to the Frankish dynasty that reigned in France a.d. 751–987, first under Charlemagne, and in Germany until a.d. 911. pertaining to or designating the arts, script, or culture of the Carolingian period, chiefly characterized by a revival of the forms of classical antiquity modified by ecclesiastical requirements: Carolingian renaissance. a member of […]