Islands

Any landform smaller than a continent, completely surrounded by water. Islands appear in oceans, seas, lakes, or rivers. .

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islands
island
isles
eilanden Dutch
eiland Dutch
islas Spanish
isla Spanish
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Landforms smaller than a continent, completely surrounded by water at high water. Islands appear in oceans, seas, lakes, or rivers.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300008791. The J. Paul Getty Trust.