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Definition 1: a zone or area resembling an island - [noun denoting artifact]

(island is a kind of ...) a locally circumscribed place characterized by some distinctive features

(... is a kind of island ) an unattached counter in a kitchen that permits access from all sides

(... is a kind of island ) a curbed area in a roadway from which traffic is excluded; provides safe area for pedestrians

Definition 2: a land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water - [noun denoting object]

(island is a kind of ...) the solid part of the earth's surface

"the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land" "the earth shook for several minutes" "he dropped the logs on the ground"

(... is a kind of island ) an island in the Caribbean Sea

(... is a kind of island ) an island in the Aegean Sea

(... is a kind of island ) a long narrow sandy island (wider than a reef) running parallel to the shore

(... is a kind of island ) any islands in the southern or southwestern of central parts of the Pacific Ocean

(... is an instance of island) a British colony in the West Indies

(... is an instance of island) three small islands belonging to Ireland at the entrance to Galway Bay

(... is an instance of island) the largest of the islands comprising Antigua and Barbuda

(... is an instance of island) an island in Antigua and Barbuda

(... is an instance of island) an island in Antigua and Barbuda

(... is an instance of island) a group of islands in the Atlantic off the Carolina coast; British colony; a popular resort

(... is an instance of island) an island belonging to Norway in the South Atlantic near the Antarctic Circle

(... is an instance of island) a volcanic island in the Caribbean; in the West Indies

(... is an instance of island) largest of the Cape Verde Islands in the Atlantic Ocean

(... is an instance of island) a group of over 100 islands in the southern Atlantic off the coast of Argentina; a British Crown Colony

(... is an instance of island) an island in the Indian Ocean off the southeastern coast of India

(... is an instance of island) the largest Chilean island and the only one to be settled; located off south-central Chile

(... is an instance of island) an island in southeastern Asia 100 miles off the coast of mainland China in the South China Sea

(... is an instance of island) a government on the island of Taiwan established in 1949 by Chiang Kai-shek after the conquest of mainland China by the Communists led by Mao Zedong

(... is an instance of island) a Mexican island in the Pacific to the west of Baja California

(... is an instance of island) a group of islands in the Lesser Antilles just to the north of Venezuela that are administered by The Netherlands

(... is an instance of island) a popular island resort in the Netherlands Antilles

(... is an instance of island) a popular island resort in the Netherlands Antilles

(... is an instance of island) a popular island resort in the Netherlands Antilles

(... is an instance of island) a island in the Netherlands Antilles that is the top of an extinct volcano

(... is an instance of island) an island in the Netherlands Antilles

(... is an instance of island) an island in the western Leeward Islands; administered jointly by France and the Netherlands

(... is an instance of island) the largest island in the West Indies

(... is an instance of island) an island territory of France located in the eastern West Indies; tourism is the major industry

(... is an instance of island) an island in the West Indies

(... is an instance of island) the smallest and easternmost of the Greater Antilles in the Caribbean

(... is an instance of island) a small island off the coast of Puerto Rico with miles of beautiful beaches

(... is an instance of island) a small island off the coast of Puerto Rico used for target practice by the United States Navy

(... is an instance of island) an island in the West Indies to the south of Cuba and to the west of Haiti

(... is an instance of island) a group of islands in northeastern West Indies (east of Puerto Rico) discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1493; owned by United States and Britain

(... is an instance of island) easternmost of the West Indies about 300 miles to the north of Venezuela

(... is an instance of island) an island in West Indies just off the northeastern coast of Venezuela

(... is an instance of island) island in West Indies

(... is an instance of island) an island in the eastern Mediterranean

(... is an instance of island) the largest island of Denmark and the site of Copenhagen

(... is an instance of island) a volcanic island in the Windward Islands that was once a stronghold of the Carib Indians

(... is an instance of island) an island in the Gulf of Guinea that is part of Equatorial Guinea

(... is an instance of island) islands in the Svalbard archipelago to the east of northern Greenland; belonging to Norway

(... is an instance of island) a group of islands in the Pacific off South America; owned by Ecuador; known for unusual animal life

(... is an instance of island) a group of more than 800 islands (100 inhabited) in the southwestern Pacific; larger islands (Viti Levu and Vanua Levu) are of volcanic origin surrounded by coral reefs; smaller islands are coral

(... is an instance of island) a volcanic island in the Fijis

(... is an instance of island) a volcanic island in the Fijis

(... is an instance of island) the largest Greek island in the Mediterranean; site of the Minoan civilization that reached its peak in 1600 BC

(... is an instance of island) a Greek island to the west of Greece; in Homeric legend Odysseus was its king

(... is an instance of island) a group of islands off the west coast of Sicily in the Mediterranean

(... is an instance of island) a Greek island in the northern Aegean Sea; famous for a reddish-brown clay that has medicinal properties

(... is an instance of island) an island (part of Campania) in the Bay of Naples in southern Italy; a tourist attraction noted for beautiful scenery

(... is an instance of island) a volcanic island (part of Campania) in the Tyrrhenian Sea at the north end of the Bay of Naples

(... is an instance of island) an island in the Mediterranean to the west of Italy

(... is an instance of island) the largest island in the Mediterranean

(... is an instance of island) the largest island in the world; lies between the North Atlantic and the Arctic Ocean; a self-governing province of Denmark

(... is an instance of island) the 5th largest island and the largest island of Arctic Canada; lies between Greenland and Hudson Bay

(... is an instance of island) an island off southwestern Canada (off the southwestern coast of British Columbia); the largest island off the west coast of North America

(... is an instance of island) an island in the north Atlantic

(... is an instance of island) an island that forms the northeastern part of Nova Scotia

(... is an instance of island) an island off the southeastern coast of Australia

(... is an instance of island) an island territory of Australia in the Pacific Ocean off the eastern coast of Australia; formerly a British penal colony

(... is an instance of island) the largest island in the Northern Marianas and the administrative center of the commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands in union with the United States

(... is an instance of island) the largest and southernmost island in the Marianas which is administered as a territory of the United States; it was ceded by Spain to the United States in 1898

(... is an instance of island) an island in the western Pacific between Guam and Hawaii

(... is an instance of island) a small island in the central Pacific Ocean 2,800 miles to the southwest of Hawaii; in Micronesia to the west of the Gilbert Islands

(... is an instance of island) 3rd largest island in the world; in the western Pacific to the north of Java; largely covered by dense jungle and rain forest; part of the Malay Archipelago

(... is an instance of island) the largest of the Solomon Islands; a province of Papua New Guinea

(... is an instance of island) a mountainous island; the largest of the Solomon Islands in the independent state that is a member of the British Commonwealth

(... is an instance of island) the largest island in the Bismarck Archipelago; part of Papua New Guinea

(... is an instance of island) an island to the to the east of Australia and to the north of New Zealand

(... is an instance of island) a Pacific island to the north of Australia; the 2nd largest island in the world; the western part is governed by Indonesia and the eastern part is Papua New Guinea

(... is an instance of island) an island in the Bismarck Archipelago; part of Papua New Guinea

(... is an instance of island) an island in the Persian Gulf

(... is an instance of island) Great Britain and Ireland and adjacent islands in the north Atlantic

(... is an instance of island) an island comprising England and Scotland and Wales

(... is an instance of island) an island comprising the republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland

(... is an instance of island) any of a group of British islands in the English Channel off the northern coast of France

(... is an instance of island) one of the British Isles in the Irish Sea

(... is an instance of island) an island of northwestern Scotland noted for its rugged mountain scenery

(... is an instance of island) an island of western Scotland at the southern end of the Inner Hebrides

(... is an instance of island) an island in western Scotland in the Inner Hebrides

(... is an instance of island) an island in western Scotland in the Inner Hebrides to the west of Mull; site of Fingal's Cave

(... is an instance of island) an island to the northwest of Wales

(... is an instance of island) an island in Indonesia to the south of Borneo; one of the world's most densely populated regions

(... is an instance of island) an island in Indonesia to the east of Java; striking volcanic scenery; culture is known for elaborate dances and rituals and for handicrafts

(... is an instance of island) an island in Indonesia in the Malay Archipelago; the largest and most eastern of the Lesser Sunda Islands

(... is an instance of island) a mountainous island in western Indonesia

(... is an instance of island) a mountainous island in eastern Indonesia

(... is an instance of island) a group of island in eastern Indonesia between Celebes and New Guinea; settled by the Portuguese but taken by the Dutch who made them the center for a spice monopoly, at which time they were known as Spice Islands

(... is an instance of island) the second largest of the four main islands of Japan; to the north of Honshu

(... is an instance of island) the central and largest of the four main islands of Japan; between the Sea of Japan and the Pacific Ocean; regarded as the Japanese mainland

(... is an instance of island) the southernmost of the four main islands of Japan; contains coal fields

(... is an instance of island) the smallest of the four main islands of Japan; to the south of Honshu and to the east of Kyushu; separated from Honshu by the Inland Sea; forested and mountainous

(... is an instance of island) the largest island of the central Ryukyu Islands

(... is an instance of island) the largest of the Volcano Islands of Japan

(... is an instance of island) island in Paris on the Seine

(... is an instance of island) an island in the Mediterranean; with adjacent islets it constitutes a region of France

(... is an instance of island) an island in the eastern Caribbean in the Windward Islands; administered as an overseas region of France

(... is an instance of island) a group of 21 volcanic islands in the North Atlantic between Iceland and the Shetland Islands

(... is an instance of island) a volcanic island in the North Atlantic near the Arctic Circle

(... is an instance of island) an island in the Indian Ocean off the southeastern coast of Africa; the 4th largest island in the world

(... is an instance of island) a group of about 1,200 small coral islands (about 220 inhabited) in the Indian ocean

(... is an instance of island) a strategically located island to the south of Sicily in the Mediterranean Sea

(... is an instance of island) an island in the southwestern Indian Ocean

(... is an instance of island) North Island and South Island and adjacent small islands in the South Pacific

(... is an instance of island) the smaller but more populous of two main islands of New Zealand; separated from South Island by Cook Strait

(... is an instance of island) the larger but less populous of two main islands of New Zealand; separated from North Island by Cook Strait

(... is an instance of island) one of the Visayan islands of the central Philippines; important for its fine harbor

(... is an instance of island) the main island of the Philippines

(... is an instance of island) the second largest island of the Philippines at the southern end of the archipelago; mountainous and volcanic

(... is an instance of island) a mountainous island in the central Philippines

(... is an instance of island) group of islands in the central Philippines

(... is an instance of island) islands in the Atlantic Ocean belonging to Portugal

"the Azores are strategically located on transatlantic air and shipping routes"

(... is an instance of island) an island in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Africa; the largest of the Madeira Islands

(... is an instance of island) the largest of the islands comprising Saint Christopher-Nevis

(... is an instance of island) one of the islands of Saint Christopher-Nevis

(... is an instance of island) one of the islands of Saint Christopher-Nevis

(... is an instance of island) a volcanic island in the Windward Isles to the south of Martinique

(... is an instance of island) an island in the center of the Windward Islands; the largest of the islands comprising Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

(... is an instance of island) an island in the south Pacific; the most important island in French Polynesia; made famous by Robert Louis Stevenson and Paul Gauguin

(... is an instance of island) a group of volcanic islands in the South Pacific midway between Hawaii and Australia; its climate and scenery and Polynesian culture make it a popular tourist stop

(... is an instance of island) an island in the Gulf of Guinea that is part of Sao Tome and Principe

(... is an instance of island) a group of about 90 islands in the western Indian Ocean to the north of Madagascar

(... is an instance of island) an island to the south of the Malay Peninsula

(... is an instance of island) two islands in the Arctic Ocean belonging to Russia; site of a test center for nuclear warheads

(... is an instance of island) the largest of the Balearic Islands

(... is an instance of island) a group of mountainous islands in the Atlantic off the northwest coast of Africa forming Spanish provinces

(... is an instance of island) a Spanish island in the Atlantic off the northwestern coast of Africa; the largest of the Canary Islands

(... is an instance of island) an island in the Indian Ocean off the east coast of Africa; part of the United Republic of Tanzania

(... is an instance of island) an Alaskan island in the Alexander Archipelago near Juneau

(... is an instance of island) an island resort in the Pacific off the southwestern coast of California

(... is an instance of island) the largest and southernmost of the Hawaii islands; has several volcanic peaks

(... is an instance of island) an island of south-central Hawaii

(... is an instance of island) an island of Hawaii to the northwest of Oahu

(... is an instance of island) an island of central Hawaii; a pineapple-growing area

(... is an instance of island) the second largest of the Hawaiian Islands

(... is an instance of island) an island of central Hawaii (between Maui and Oahu)

(... is an instance of island) the most northwestern Hawaiian island (beyond Kauai)

(... is an instance of island) an island of central Hawaii (between Molokai and Kauai); the chief island of the state

(... is an instance of island) an island summer resort off of Cape Cod

(... is an instance of island) an island resort off Cape Cod; formerly a center of the whaling industry

(... is an instance of island) an island in New York Bay to the southwest of Manhattan where the Statue of Liberty stands

"Congress officially changed the name from Bedloe's Island to Liberty Island in 1956"

(... is an instance of island) an island at the north end of New York Bay where the borough of Manhattan is located

(... is an instance of island) an island in New York Bay that was formerly the principal immigration station for the United States

"some twelve millions immigrants passed through Ellis Island"

(... is an instance of island) an island in southeastern New York; Brooklyn and Queens are on its western end

(... is an instance of island) an island at the entrance of Galveston Bay

(... is an instance of island) a small volcanic island in Indonesia between Java and Sumatra; its violent eruption in 1883 was the greatest in recorded history

(... is an instance of island) a group of islands in the Arctic Ocean to the north of Siberia and to the east of the Laptev Sea

(... is an instance of island) a small island

(... is an instance of island) an island off southern Alaska in the Gulf of Alaska; site of the first European settlement in the area which was founded by the Russians in 1784

(... is a member of island) a group of many islands in a large body of water

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