floating island


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floating island

n.
A dessert of soft custard with mounds of beaten egg whites or whipped cream floating on its surface.

floating island

n
(Physical Geography) a floating mass of soil held together by vegetation
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The theory of the floating island, and the unapproachable sandbank, supported by minds little competent to form a judgment, was abandoned.
The word, which I interpret the flying or floating island, is in the original LAPUTA, whereof I could never learn the true etymology.
It rose above the mass of moving heads like a floating island.
To many who don't know, Floating Island is one of the oldest restaurants in Manila, and is as old as Makati Medical Center where it is still operating and where it started.
Floating Island, which emerged from the silt only about 20 years ago, is about 30km from the mainland.
Quirk and his team are focusing on their Floating Island Project in French Polynesia.
Children of the Whales Volume 1 is the first manga (Japanese graphic novel) in a fantastic series about an idyllic small community who reside on the Mud Whale, a floating island city of clay and magic cast adrift in a sea of sand.
com/scorpion/season-4-episode-9-its-raining-men-of-war-guide/) It's Raining Men (Of War) " saw Toby, Happy, Paige, Walter, Cabe and Sylvester (Ari Stidham) destroying a floating island of trash.
Where: Floating Island, Second Floor, Ayala Malls The 30th, Meralco Avenue, Ugong, Pasig City; tel.
Seawolf Submairne- Hurghada trips website Seawolf submarine is the only floating island with a coffee shop in Hurghada.
PERFORMANCE The performance, which is aimed at adults and children over six, features Cyclops, the Siege of Troy, the Floating Island and the Land of the Dead.
A project at the Parc Slip Nature Reserve in Bridgend aims to build an artificial floating island for the endangered Lapwing to keep predators away while it nests and lays eggs.