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island

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈaɪ.lənd/
a piece of land completely surrounded by water
岛,岛屿
a desert island
荒岛
a Pacific island
太平洋岛屿
They live on the large Japanese island of Hokkaido.
他们住在日本的主要岛屿北海道。
Small and large land masses
an island of peace/calm/sanity/etc. a particular place which is peaceful/calm/, when other surrounding places are the opposite
形容某地方是闹市中的静处
Safe and enclosed spaces
UK →  traffic island
交通岛,安全岛
Road surfaces and features
Translations of “island”
in Spanish isla, isla de peatones…
in Arabic جَزيْرة…
in Korean 섬…
in Portuguese ilha…
in French île, refuge…
in German die Insel, die Verkehrsinsel…
in Catalan illa…
in Japanese 島…
in Russian остров…
in Chinese (Traditional) 島,島嶼, 交通島,安全島…
in Italian isola…
in Turkish ada…
in Polish wyspa…
(Definition of island from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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