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Wiktionary

  1. islandsnoun

    The Caribbean islands.

Wikipedia

  1. Islands

    An island or isle is a piece of sub-continental land completely surrounded by water. Very small islands such as emergent land features on atolls can be called islets, skerries, cays or keys. An island in a river or a lake island may be called an eyot or ait, and a small island off the coast may be called a holm. Sedimentary islands in the Ganges Delta are called chars. A grouping of geographically or geologically related islands, such as the Philippines, is referred to as an archipelago. There are two main types of islands in the sea; continental and oceanic. There are also man-made islands.

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  1. Islands

    Islands is an indie rock band formed in 2005 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, and currently based in Los Angeles, California.

Editors Contribution

  1. islandsnoun

    Plural noun of the word island.

    The Pacific islands are a popular holiday destination for many across the world.


    Submitted by MaryC on April 26, 2016  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Islands' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2758

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Islands in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Islands in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Islands in a Sentence

  1. The NHC:

    Interests in Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and Hispaniola should monitor the progress of Dorian as watches could be required as early as later today.

  2. Julie Bishop:

    President Xi said in Washington last year that China did not intend to militarize the islands and we certainly hold China to that and that's been reiterated to me, in the case of the surface-to-air missile claim, that's disputed by China. We raised the matter and we've had a discussion about it.

  3. Corey Wallace:

    It further complicates the projection of Chinese military power into the southwestern maritime domain around Japan's Ryukyu islands.

  4. Marise Payne:

    The cable is so practical, so important and so emblematic of the relationship between Australia and our key partners in the Pacific, the Coral Sea Cable will deliver for Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands a connected future, Payne said, adding that the aim was for the cable to be operational by December. China denies using economic aid as political leverage, insisting it considers the ability of a country to repay loans when offering finance. In a bid to counter China, Australia has offered A$ 3 billion( $ 2.03 billion) in cheap loans and grants to the Pacific. The competition for influence in the Pacific has soured bilateral relations between Australia and China. The relationship came under further strain on Tuesday when China confirmed it has formally arrested a Chinese-born Australian writer on suspicion of espionage. Yang Hengjun, a former Chinese diplomat turned online journalist and blogger, was detained in January. Payne on Tuesday said Australia held grave concerns about Yang Hengjun and the.

  5. Gary Smith:

    If you really want the max wildlife, the small ship is the way to go, most of them carry Zodiacs (small inflatable boats), and they go out to the islands, which are unspoiled. A small ship doesn’t have a tight schedule, so they can follow the wildlife and cut the engines.

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