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Marshall Islands.

Archipelago of atolls and reefs in W Pacific Ocean. Area (land): ca. 66 sq. mi.; formerly Ger., controlled by Jap. after WW I; US trust territory 1947. Early miss. work by ABCFM (1857) and Hawaiian Ev. Assoc. Predominant religion: Christianity. See also Micronesia.

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