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An archipelago in the Windward Islands of the eastern Caribbean Sea. The southern islands are part of Grenada; the other islands are part of St. Vincent and the Grenadines.


(ˌɡrɛnəˈdiːnz; ˈɡrɛnəˌdiːnz)
pl n
(Placename) the Grenadines a chain of about 600 islets in the Caribbean, part of the Windward Islands, extending for about 100 km (60 miles) between St Vincent and Grenada and divided administratively between the two states. Largest island: Carriacou


(ˌgrɛn əˈdinz, ˈgrɛn əˌdinz)
a chain of about 600 islands in the E West Indies in the Windward Islands: a former British colony; now divided between Grenada and St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
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Description : To strengthen institutional capacity for monitoring the implementation of international conventions and environmental trends in St Vincent and the Grenadines