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island

noun /ˈailənd/
a piece of land surrounded by water
île
a tropical island The island lay a mile off the coast.
(also traffic island) a traffic-free area, built in the middle of a street, for pedestrians to stand on. islander noun
insulaire
Translations of “island”
in Korean 섬…
in Arabic جَزيْرة…
in Italian isola…
in Chinese (Traditional) 島,島嶼, 交通島,安全島…
in Russian остров…
in Turkish ada…
in Polish wyspa…
in Spanish isla, isla de peatones…
in Portuguese ilha…
in German die Insel, die Verkehrsinsel…
in Catalan illa…
in Japanese 島…
in Chinese (Simplified) 岛,岛屿, 交通岛,安全岛…
(Definition of island from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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