Greater Antilles
geographical name group of islands in the West Indies including Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica, & Puerto Rico

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Greater Antilles — Grandes Antilles (French) Antillas Mayores (Spanish)   Region of the Caribbean   …   Wikipedia

  • Greater Antilles — group of islands in the West Indies, made up of the N & W Antilles, including the islands of Cuba, Jamaica, Hispaniola, & Puerto Rico * * * ▪ islands, West Indies       the four largest islands of the Antilles (q.v.) Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica,… …   Universalium

  • Greater Antilles — group of islands in the West Indies, made up of the N & W Antilles, including the islands of Cuba, Jamaica, Hispaniola, & Puerto Rico …   English World dictionary

  • Greater Antilles — noun The islands of Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica and Puerto Rico, in the Caribbean Sea. See Also: Antilles, Lesser Antilles …   Wiktionary

  • Greater Antilles. — See under Antilles. * * * …   Universalium

  • Greater Antilles — See Antilles …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Greater Antilles — Great′er Antil′les n. pl. geg See under Antilles …   From formal English to slang

  • Greater Antilles — /greɪtər ænˈtɪliz/ (say graytuhr an tileez) plural noun See Antilles …   Australian English dictionary

  • Greater Antilles — noun a group of islands in the western West Indies • Instance Hypernyms: ↑archipelago • Part Holonyms: ↑Antilles • Part Meronyms: ↑Cuba, ↑Hispaniola, ↑Haiti, ↑Hayti …   Useful english dictionary

  • Greater Antilles. — See under Antilles …   Useful english dictionary

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