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Antigua

(ænˈtiːɡə)
n
(Placename) an island in the Caribbean, one of the Leeward Islands: a British colony, with its dependency Barbuda, until 1967, when it became a British associated state; it became independent in 1981 as part of the state of Antigua and Barbuda. Area: 279 sq km (108 sq miles)

An•ti•gua

(ænˈti gə)

n.
one of the Leeward Islands, in the E West Indies. 80,000; 108 sq. mi. (280 sq. km).
An•ti′guan, adj., n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Antigua - the largest of the islands comprising Antigua and BarbudaAntigua - the largest of the islands comprising Antigua and Barbuda
Antigua and Barbuda - a country in the northern Leeward Islands
Antiguan - a native or inhabitant of Antigua
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Antigua

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