American Virgin Islands

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Noun1.American Virgin Islands - more than 130 southeastern Virgin IslandsAmerican Virgin Islands - more than 130 southeastern Virgin Islands; a dependent territory of the United States
Virgin Islands - a group of islands in northeastern West Indies (east of Puerto Rico) discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1493; owned by United States and Britain
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"Our friends in Puerto Rico and the American Virgin Islands have only begun to dig their way out of what could still be a calamitous disaster, but can be a new beginning - if we just do what we ought to do," he said.
The American Virgin Islands (population of Conwy) have an Olympic team - despite being designated by the UN as a non-selfgoverning country.

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