Grenadines
geographical name islands British West Indies in central Windward Islands between Grenada & St. Vincent; divided administratively between Grenada & St. Vincent and the Grenadines

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Grenadines — [gren′ə dēnz΄] chain of small islands of the Windward group in the West Indies: the northern group is part of the nation of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, & the southern group is part of Grenada …   English World dictionary

  • Grenadines — îlots des Petites Antilles, dépendant de la Grenade et de Saint Vincent …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Grenadines — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Grenadine. 12°40′N 61°15′W / …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Grenadines — The Grenades are a Caribbean island chain of over 600 islands in the Windward Islands. They are divided between the island nations of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and Grenada. Islands of the Grenades include: * Young Island (Grenadines) *… …   Wikipedia

  • Grenadines — /gren euh deenz , gren euh deenz /, n. (used with a pl. v.) a chain of about 600 islands in the E West Indies in the Windward Islands: a former British colony; now divided between Grenada and St. Vincent and the Grenadines. * * * ▪ islands, West… …   Universalium

  • Grenadines — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name Grenadines Country and Admin Code VC.06 VC …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • Grenadines — Gren•a•dines [[t]ˌgrɛn əˈdinz, ˈgrɛn əˌdinz[/t]] n. pl. geg a chain of about 600 islands in the E West Indies in the Windward Islands: a former British colony; now divided between Grenada and St. Vincent and the Grenadines …   From formal English to slang

  • Grenadines — /gren euh deenz , gren euh deenz /, n. (used with a pl. v.) a chain of about 600 islands in the E West Indies in the Windward Islands: a former British colony; now divided between Grenada and St. Vincent and the Grenadines …   Useful english dictionary

  • Grenadines — noun A group of small islands in the Caribbean, divided between the larger islands of Grenada and Saint Vincent …   Wiktionary

  • grenadines — n. delicate fabric (of silk, wool, rayon, etc.); syrup made from the juice of pomegranates …   English contemporary dictionary

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