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  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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  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. North Korea:

    As far as the islands being something that could present a real imminent threat to the U.S. or South Korea.

  2. Bob Goodlatte:

    Citizens deserve a clear answer on how the government of the Virgin Islands intends to implement this and any future emergency executive orders that may impact their constitutional right to bear arms and defend themselves in an emergency.

  3. Corey Wallace:

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

  4. Juan Molas:

    It's clear that some tourists will now change Tunisia for continental Spain or the Canary Islands, but they will have to pay more.

  5. Hubert Minnis:

    Hurricane Dorian is a devastating, dangerous storm approaching our islands.

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