islet

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islet

a very small island
Not to be confused with:
eyelet – a small hole as in cloth or leather for ornamental effect; grommet
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is·let

 (ī′lĭt)
n.
A very small island: rocky islets off the coast.
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islet

(ˈaɪlɪt)
n
(Physical Geography) a small island
[C16: from Old French islette; see isle]
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is•let

(ˈaɪ lɪt)

n.
a very small island.
[1530–40; < Middle French]
is′let•ed, adj.
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Noun1.islet - a small islandislet - a small island      
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Translations
luoto
小島
otoček
holmekobbeskär

islet

[ˈaɪlɪt] Nisleta f, islote m
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islet

[ˈaɪlət] n (literary)îlot m
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islet

nkleines Eiland (poet), → Inselchen nt
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islet

n islote m; pancreatic islets islotes pancreáticos
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