islet Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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isletnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈaɪ.lət/

islet noun [C] (ISLAND)

a ​smallisland: an islet in the San Blas ​archipelago

islet noun [C] (CELLS)

specialized medical one of many ​groups of ​cells in the ​pancreas that ​producehormones such as ​insulin
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