1. [ noun ] (geography) a small island in the central Pacific Ocean 2,800 miles southwest of Hawaii; in Micronesia west of the Gilbert Islands
Synonyms: pleasant_island nauru_island
Related terms: island federated_states_of_micronesia
2. [ noun ] (government,geography) an island republic on Nauru Island; phosphate exports support the economy
Synonyms: republic_of_nauru
Related terms: country nauruan Nauran Nauru_Island
Similar spelling:   nary