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 (käs′trēz′, -trēs′)
The capital of St. Lucia, in the Windward Islands of the British West Indies. It was founded by the French in 1650.


(Placename) the capital and chief port of St Lucia. Pop: 14 000 (2005 est)


(ˈkæs triz, -tris, kɑˈstri)

the capital of St. Lucia, on the NW coast. 52,868.
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Noun1.Castries - a port on the island of Saint Lucia; capital and largest city of Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia, St. Lucia - a country on the island of Saint Lucia; gained independence from Great Britain in 1979
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The ship delivered more than 50 pallets of medical, hygiene supplies, books, toys and other educational supplies to local communities in Castries, St.
Details: Ministry of Commerce, Waterfront, Castries, St.
Lucia Whale and Dolphin Association [PO Box 1114, Castries, St.